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Naafi up!

Naafi up!

more than just char and wad : the official history of Naaficommemorating 75 years of serving the services

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Published by AQ & DJ in Tavistock .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementeditor Don Bridge.
ContributionsBridge, Don.
The Physical Object
Pagination132p. :
Number of Pages132
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17456435M
ISBN 100904066347
OCLC/WorldCa656098552

  AMONG the comments following last week’s Black History Month article about the first West Indians who arrived in Darlington in the spring of was .   Book Reviewer. 8 Apr #85 Hasn't the NAAFI now gone. I did pull up a EFI "LCpl" for trying to pull rank on an soldier. If you can't fix it with a hammer, it's a tech problem Electricity is the devils magic. You can't see it or smell it but you can bloody well feel it.

Welcome to Forces Reunited the place where you can find information and friends from NAAFI. We are the largest and fastest growing community of UK forces veterans on the web with over , members! We can reunite you with your friends who served at NAAFI and we have a wealth of information on different units, bases and ships in the site. NAAFI definition: Navy, Army, and Air Force Institutes: an organization providing canteens, shops, etc, | Meaning, pronunciation, translations and examples.

  I read the book in one sitting, just falling asleep on the dog stagg but picking up again at 6am. I was in RA about the same time as the era written about and roughy the same age. I can say the writing echoed many of my own memories although mine were around the highlife of Woolwich and lowlife of the German plains than Hong Kong,Belize and Reviews: James Marc Ivimey served for 10 years in the British Army, like thousands of others before and since. He enjoyed his time immensely, but there were tears of joy and pain, and of course tedious boredom. Dog Stags & NAAFI Growlers recalls real and vivid stories; the highs and the lows of the day-to-day teeth and bones of barrack-room life.


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The Imperial War Museum holds one NAAFI recipe book from WW2, issued in – they also have a pre-war NAAFI recipe book, issued in Our two NAAFI recipe books are fascinating documents.

The recipe book is very different to the recipe book, which was published just after the end of WW2 but still during food rationing.

NAAFI expanded its operation over the next 17 years, supporting military bases and deployments across the world, from Bermuda and Jamaica, to Singapore and China.

At the outbreak of WWII NAAFI grew exponentially to support the troops on active service, with the number of employees rising from 8, to a peak ofand the number of trading. Joan Blackburn was born in Woking in Her first book ‘Naafi, Knickers & Nijmegen’ was published in and told of her adventures in the WRAF between and After the success of this tale of Air Force life in the swinging sixties, Joan was encouraged to go back a generation for her second book ‘Granddad’s Rainbow’.

NAAFI up, more than just char and wad: the official history of Bookseller Image. View Larger Image Our United Kingdom shipping rates cover books weighing up to kg.

Any books weighing more than this may be subject to an extra charge. All books are carefully packed and all orders paid for before 4pm GMT are shipped the same day. In ‘Canteen Army: The Naafi Story’, author Nathan Morley chronicles the history of the Navy, Army and Air Force Institutes – a retail operation devised by Winston Churchill in Author: Coryse Borg.

The Navy, Army and Air Force Institutes (NAAFI / ˈ n æ f iː /) is a company created by the British government on 9 December to run recreational establishments needed by the British Armed Forces, and to sell goods to servicemen and their runs clubs, bars, shops, supermarkets, launderettes, restaurants, cafés and other facilities on most British military bases and also.

Naafi Rohma is the author of June Peters, You Will Change The World One Day ( avg rating, ratings, 32 reviews, published )/5(32).

Living in a Military City (Portsmouth) NAAFI always seemed to have been and was rather taken for granted-shutters up and a nice cup of tea and a meal and a bit of shopping-This superb, well researched, book tells the story of Naafi and what a story it s: 5.

The installation of the machine is a NAAFI experiment and has been received with mix feelings among the men. Photo shows L-R: Guardsman B. Jarman of Exerter, Devon - and Guardman T.

Charlton of Middleton Yorks toasting each other in Milk at Wellington Barracks this morning. Daily ritual rum ration - up spir pints rum per annum.

The Naafi, as caterer to the armed forces and for 75 years purveyor of stewed vegetables, tough pork chops and bromide tea to our fighting men and women, has been summarily sacked by the Government. I checked for "NAAFI" on the catalogue and it doesn't recognise it.

I may try further as it will be all I get on this chap as his WWI records must be in the "burnt series" and his Home Guard Record cannot be found. I am his grandaughter (oldest) - there is no one older alive (in the family that is!). If you are struggling to understand the military language your son, daughter, mother, father or an ex-military colleague is using.

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Tracks. Followers. Stream Tracks and Playlists from NAAFI on your desktop or. Thomas William Brown GM (c. – 13 February ) was an English recipient of the George Medal, one of the youngest persons to have ever received that Octoberas a NAAFI canteen assistant, he was involved in the action between Petard and U, being one of three men to board the sinking submarine in an effort to retrieve vital documents, and was the only one of the three.

On the outskirts of the town, we enter a large camp – a patch of ground, which has been cleared of obstructions and planted with wooden huts. Here we eat in a big communal dining room where pleasant French women show us our places and wait on us.

Afterwards we draw blankets and line up at the NAAFI for our rations of cigarettes. An illustration of an open book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip.

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But one of its best moments is a lesson in. NAAFI, is as noted a civilian contractor servicing the armed services so no not a veteran. However, as I remember it, one of the NAAFI staff serving on HMS Rubber Duck during the summer spent down south, was awarded the Military Medal, for giving the Argies Air Force, ‘free’ Shots from one of his optics.

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