Robin Holland

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Robin Holland

Postby Bob_H » Sun Aug 11, 2013 3:41 pm

With deepest sadness for the loss of a personal friend, I have to report that Mick (Holland), via 'Gita, has reported the death of Robin at 3:30pm today (11/8/2013)

Regular visitors to our Forum will know that Robin has put up a long, brave, fight against illness. His own message of farewell was recorded here: viewtopic.php?f=19&t=3293

With heartache we saw you suffer,
As we watched you fade away,
Our hearts were very saddened,
As you fought so hard to stay.

We knew you had to leave us,
But you never went alone,
For part of us went with you
Hawk's do it for one of their own.



We offer our deepest condolences to Gita, Debbie, brother Mick, and the family.


Funeral Details:

The funeral Service will be held at 13:00 on Wednesday 21st August at the Harbour View Burial & Memorial Gardens, Poole, Dorset, BH16 6AN.

Followed by a gathering at St Peter's Finger pub, Lytchett Minster, BH16 6JE.

Family flowers only
Donations may be made to Joseph Weld Hospice (Herringston Road, Dorchester, DT1 2SL, Tel: 01305 215300)
or via the Funeral Director

Noah's Arc tie / Regimental tie traditional.

Guard of Honour
It has become a tradition in recent years that we provide a guard of honour for our deceased comrade, and Gita has asked that it happen on this occasion. Would gentlemen please form a column immediately following the service where we will honour Robin in our usual way.



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Re: Robin Holland

Postby Mac McNulty » Sun Aug 11, 2013 3:44 pm

RIP Robin,

My Condolences to Robin's Family & Friends


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Re: Robin Holland

Postby Phil(Quassie)Baldwin » Sun Aug 11, 2013 4:10 pm

Robin is a great loss RIP.

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Re: Robin Holland

Postby DRAC » Sun Aug 11, 2013 4:29 pm

A great man and a great loss to us all
Drac and Denny

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Re: Robin Holland

Postby John Coleman » Sun Aug 11, 2013 5:39 pm

Goodbye dear friend. Glynis & I will miss you.

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Re: Robin Holland

Postby Bulldog » Sun Aug 11, 2013 6:02 pm

RIP Robin

Our Condolences to Robin's Family & Friends

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Re: Robin Holland

Postby dusty » Sun Aug 11, 2013 6:05 pm

What a sad loss, and a fantastic guy as well as a very very good Soldier, This is a sad day for me. Please accept my condolences, To all the family holland.

Cheers Dusty

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Re: Robin Holland

Postby cumbrian hawk » Sun Aug 11, 2013 6:37 pm

So sad to learn of another Hawk passing away.
Rest in peace.

Condolences to his family


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Re: Robin Holland

Postby John Rushton » Sun Aug 11, 2013 6:45 pm

Despite knowing this was going to happen,it has still come as a great shock. Robin was a good friend for many years and a true 14/20th King's Hussar. My condolences to Gita and all the family. R.I.P.

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Re: Robin Holland

Postby grumpygrandad » Sun Aug 11, 2013 6:52 pm

Another sad loss for Noahs Ark RIP Robin Deepest Condolences to your family.

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Re: Robin Holland

Postby DAVE D » Sun Aug 11, 2013 7:08 pm

A sad loss indeed. Robin was a true Hawk a true gent and a true friend when needed. Deepest sympathy and condolences to Gita and family.
From Dave and Margaret Dukes

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Re: Robin Holland

Postby Sam » Sun Aug 11, 2013 7:09 pm

Yes another very sad loss - a man many included myself respected in many ways my deepest condolences to his family.

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Re: Robin Holland

Postby Stevegetz » Sun Aug 11, 2013 7:17 pm

RIP Dutch. Another hawk gone too soon. Condolences to all the family.

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Re: Robin Holland

Postby kevman » Sun Aug 11, 2013 7:22 pm

I am grief stricken over the passing of a gentleman, a true Hussar and a loyal Hawk. So many memories of Robin when with 'A' Squadron. My deepest condolences to Gita, Debbie and all the family. Rest in Peace Robin your suffering is over my friend.

With great saddness and a heavy heart.

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Re: Robin Holland

Postby ALGY CAIN » Sun Aug 11, 2013 7:42 pm

R.I.P. Dutch, a true gentleman and a brave soldier. Condolences to his family.
Algy & Barbara

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