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Daily Archives: August 19, 2014
Alcohol in the Royal Navy?
You might recall that on 2nd August I blogged about Black Tot Day that took place on 31st July 1970. The last day of the issue of rum to members of the Royal Navy. All members having reached the age … Continue reading
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