We're receiving reports that 'Big' Danny Tomlin passed away peacefully earlier today. We offer our saddest, sincere condolences to Jackie and the family.
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Funeral details for Danny: Tuesday 27th October, meet at 12:30 (service 13:00) at Hollinwood Cemetery, Roman Rd, Oldham, Lancashire OL8 3LU. Jackie and Darren have asked that we applaud Danny into the crematorium in our usual way.
Service Details: 1963 - 1977 Catterick, Benghazi, Tidworth, Paderborn, Ireland, Perham Down,Ireland, Herford, Bovington. (Can't remember the order though, Brain Dead !! ) Oh and a lot of time spent at Bisley !!
A very good Friend, for a very long time, I will miss his Friendly abusive banter to me and many others at the Reunions. Goodbye Old Friend, Rest in Peace, We will all miss your Larger than Life Character, Sincere Condolences to Jackie and Danny's Family.
Rest in Peace old friend. I have fond memories of the time together. I will miss the laughter and banter we all had at the reunions - it will never be the same. I could say a great deal more about Danny as a great light has gone out. We send our condolences to Jackie and family. Harry and Pam B
Service Details: Served from 1967 - 1992 Served in all SQNS (I include C Sqn as I was SSM of it but we always referred to it as BMT Sqn) Finished as RQMS in 1992 and served with the regiment in Paderborne, Hong Kong & Singapore, Hohne, N.I. Bovington and Warminster, Catterick & Muenster and Iraq Postings:Rheindahlen, DLOY(Preston & Swinton),BMATT - Zimbabwe.