Unit History: RFA War Afridi

RFA War Afridi

Oiler, War Class, Second Series 7 cargo tanks carrying over 7000 tons oil, plus Naval Stores if needed Crew 44
Managed by C.T.Bowring & Co Ltd under Admiralty ownership for Normal RFA Service
22/4/1937 management transferred to the Admiralty
7/1943 fitted with tanks in forward hold to hold 120 tons of diesel oil
1946 Hong Kong as a floating depot
10/1947 service as harbour tanker on Yard Craft Status Seen here in March 1931
1958 scrapped Hong Kon

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