Fathers naval records

19th February 2017, 18:20
Hello everyone, I'm trying to find my fathers naval records, his name is brian ruane his commencement of service was 15 July 1941 his termination was 6 April 1946 ,he was released class A . He was an ordinary seaman/ able seaman he was in the royal navy, he won the 1939/45 star, burma star,defense and war medal, I would like to know what vessel my late father was on if anyone can help thank you all

Hugh MacLean
19th February 2017, 19:28
Hello and welcome,

In the first instance you need to obtain his full service record which is still held by the Ministry of Defence - cost =30. https://www.gov.uk/get-copy-military-service-records/apply-for-someone-elses-records


19th February 2017, 19:53
Best of luck mate :)

19th February 2017, 19:54
Thank you for your help Hugh

19th February 2017, 19:56
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19th February 2017, 21:32

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