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Royal Navy
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Principal naval warfare component of the British Armed Forces. Component of the British Her Majesty's Naval Service.

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Overview

The Royal Navy (RN) is the United Kingdom's naval warfare force. It is the oldest of the UK's armed services, it is known as the Senior Service. The Royal Navy is part of Her Majesty's Naval Service, which also includes the Royal Marines. The professional head of the Naval Service is the First Sea Lord who is an admiral and member of the Defence Council of the United Kingdom.

History

World War II

At the start of World War II in 1939, the Royal Navy was the largest in the world. It was the UK leading defence force against the Nazi's and the other Axis powers. The encountered a merchant sailor; Barnabus Mullen during his dangerous trip from Portugal to the Netherlands.[1]

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