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by Simon
Tue Apr 26, 2011 9:05 pm
Forum: Regimental Chat
Topic: Leyland Centurion
Replies: 3
Views: 2500

Leyland Centurion

An old Centurion has been put on permanent display on the Leyland bypass, and it is badged as a 14/20th vehicle!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1OL8SQhv ... ature=fvwp

and

http://www.southribble.gov.uk/Section.a ... docid=2966
by Simon
Tue Feb 08, 2011 9:17 pm
Forum: Regimental Chat
Topic: Regimental History 1946-47
Replies: 9
Views: 3043

Re: Regimental History 1946-47

The Veterens Agency web site has the forms and address for army records....

http://www.veterans-uk.info/service_records/army.html

.....but that wouldn't necessarily show who the training regiment were, it really depends on what specific information Mr Yalden wants.
by Simon
Sat Jan 29, 2011 2:23 pm
Forum: Regimental Chat
Topic: Photos - Hohne Handover Parade, 1982
Replies: 31
Views: 8062

Re: Photos - Hohne Handover Parade, 1982

Cheers Pinky and Shep, Mr Cameron-Hayes of course.

I really should of remembered because he was my Troop officer!Nice bloke.
by Simon
Thu Jan 27, 2011 12:25 pm
Forum: Regimental Chat
Topic: Photos - Hohne Handover Parade, 1982
Replies: 31
Views: 8062

Re: Photos - Hohne Handover Parade, 1982

What a really good set of photo's, thanks.

Memory fade time........can anyone help me with the name of the officer in the foreground of the hats off "hip hip hurray" photo?

Cheers
by Simon
Mon Jan 24, 2011 8:33 pm
Forum: Regimental Chat
Topic: A Sqn Remembrance Parade - Cyprus 1975
Replies: 11
Views: 3720

Re: A Sqn Remembrance Parade - Cyprus 1975

Hi Wayne,

I think it was actually an "Official" photograph.

It's the only one I have of the parade, but you would imagine the photographer must have taken quite a few. I'm sorry but I've no idea where they may have ended up!
by Simon
Fri Dec 10, 2010 12:41 am
Forum: Regimental Chat
Topic: Classic Military Vehicle Mag
Replies: 15
Views: 3623

Classic Military Vehicle Mag

For general info, an article in this months Classic Military Vehicle Magazine relates to the development, or not as it turns out, of the Caernarvon tank! A pre-production vehicle of the Conqueror? Anyway, one of the only 10 tanks produced was apparently issued to the 14/20th for trials. The CMV Mag ...
by Simon
Fri Dec 10, 2010 12:09 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Seasons Greetings
Replies: 44
Views: 12380

Re: Seasons Greetings

Blimey! Very impressive Bodge, thank you very much.

Merry christmas and a happy New Year to all!

Simon
by Simon
Thu Nov 04, 2010 1:18 am
Forum: Regimental Chat
Topic: A Sqn Remembrance Parade - Cyprus 1975
Replies: 11
Views: 3720

A Sqn Remembrance Parade - Cyprus 1975

Given that we are approaching Remembrance Day I thought posting this pic would make for an apt first post! Happy valley 9th Nov 1975 (don't quite know why I kept the programme but there you go!) I'm front and centre, and Phil Midgely, who by pure coincidence, happens to be my Uncle, is leading us ou...