Royal Navy questions This is a list of recently added questions about Royal Navy. Where was this photo taken?At the British Royal Navy ship. Since 1864 the White Ensign has been reserved to the Royal Navy. British yachts owned by members of the Royal Yacht Squadron are authorised to apply for a permit to wear this ensign.Created by: globalquiz.orgaverage 61% at the British commerce shipat the British commerce ship1178at the British Royal Navy shipat the British Royal Navy ship5771at the Canadian shipat the Canadian ship809in the Tower of Londonin the Tower of London1566flags riddles » Both of these ships have Union Flag in the upper left corner of their banners, but one of the ensigns is red, while the other is blue. Why?Red is a civillian ship, blue is authorised by the Admirality. A British ensign in British maritime law may have with either a red, white or blue field, dependent on whether the vessel is civilian, naval, or in a special category. These are known as the red, white, and blue ensigns respectively.Created by: globalquiz.orgvery hard 37% red is a civillian ship, blue is authorised by the Admiralityred is a civillian ship, blue is authorised by the Admirality133red is British, Blue is Australianred is British, Blue is Australian99red is East India Companyred is East India Company71red is a flagshipred is a flagship51sailing riddles » What did RMS stand for before Titanic's name?Royal Mail Ship. RMS was used for seagoing vessels that carried mail under contract to the British Royal Mail. Having the title "RMS" was seen as a mark of quality and a competitive advantage, because the mail had to be on time. Today, some modern ships like RMS Queen Mary 2 also use "RMS", as a gesture to Cunard's history.Created by: globalquiz.orgvery hard 32% Royal Mail ShipRoyal Mail Ship1174Royal Marine ShipRoyal Marine Ship969Royal Mancarrier ShipRoyal Mancarrier Ship1219Royal Motorized ShipRoyal Motorized Ship217ships riddles » Which army formation still use Bermuda shorts?Royal Navy. Bermuda shorts originated with the British Army for wear in tropical and desert climates. On Royal Navy ships visiting warm waters, officers and men always wear white shorts, white knee length socks and white laced shoes.Created by: globalquiz.orgeasy 70% German Air ForceGerman Air Force230US MarinesUS Marines646Royal NavyRoyal Navy2624Russian SpetsnazRussian Spetsnaz215clothing riddles » What was the condition of the famous admiral Horatio Nelson?One-eyed and one-handed. Nelson was wounded several times in combat, losing one arm and the sight in one eye. During the Battle of Copenhagen, he refused to retreat, raising the telescope to his blind eye, and saying 'I really do not see the signal.Created by: Kasiahard 45% one-eyedone-eyed938one-handedone-handed2137one-footedone-footed3836one-eyed and one-handedone-eyed and one-handed5725Age of Sail riddles » Play United Kingdom quiz and see all the questions.