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by Bob_H
Thu Sep 05, 2019 6:31 pm
Forum: Messages of Condolence
Topic: TONY ( GEORGE ) BOWN 1980-1986 RIP
Replies: 2
Views: 109

Re: TONY ( GEORGE ) BOWN 1980-1986 RIP

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by Bob_H
Tue Sep 03, 2019 12:27 pm
Forum: Messages of Condolence
Topic: Anthony (Geoff) Porter 1947-1954
Replies: 2
Views: 47

Anthony (Geoff) Porter 1947-1954

We regret to inform you of the death of Anthony "Geoff" Porter on Saturday 24th August, aged 91.

A funeral service will be held at 1:00 pm on Friday 6th September, at Portchester Crematorium, Upper Cornaway Lane, Portchester, Hampshire. PO16 8NE.

No other details are known at present.
by Bob_H
Sun Sep 01, 2019 5:32 pm
Forum: Regimental Chat
Topic: Ex Boy's RAC memories.
Replies: 13
Views: 4031

Re: Ex Boy,s RAC memories.

Never a boy soldier - (I didn't join until 24 years of age when a Gas Engineer) but I did perform the duty of Admin NCO down at Bovisands. Great experience.
by Bob_H
Sun Sep 01, 2019 5:30 pm
Forum: Messages of Condolence
Topic: Peter Markey (REME)
Replies: 2
Views: 64

Peter Markey (REME)

We are saddened to report the death of Peter Markey. A popular member of our Regiment, Peter was AQMS attached to 'A' Squadron from 1957-1966

We offer our sincere condolences.
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by Bob_H
Fri Aug 09, 2019 10:41 am
Forum: Regimental Chat
Topic: Medicina 2020
Replies: 1
Views: 194

Medicina 2020

Next year sees the 75th Anniversary of the Battle of Medicina, a major milestone in its history. In 2012 and 2015 I organised trips to Italy in order to properly celebrate with the locals of the town who offer us a great welcome. On the first occasion our stay was in the seaside resort of Lido di Je...
by Bob_H
Thu Jul 25, 2019 1:41 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: The Noah's Arc Memorial Auction
Replies: 0
Views: 154

The Noah's Arc Memorial Auction

Open now with some fantastic 14th/20th Items for sale. Click Here memorial.jpg More items being added regularly. Have a look at: 1. The Baker Regimental Rug https://1420h.org.uk/memorial/item.php?id=1 2. Badges https://1420h.org.uk/memorial/item.php?id=7 3. B Sqn Shemagh (Scarf) https://1420h.org.uk...
by Bob_H
Wed Jul 10, 2019 11:28 am
Forum: Messages of Condolence
Topic: Pete Webb MM
Replies: 7
Views: 370

Pete Webb MM

We are sad to pass on the following news:
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by Bob_H
Thu Jun 27, 2019 1:04 pm
Forum: Messages of Condolence
Topic: Geoff Bingham
Replies: 5
Views: 479

Geoff Bingham

It is with great sadness that we report the death of Geoff (GW) Bingham. Geoff served the Regiment from 1954 to 1977. The details for Geoff Bingham's funeral have been passed on by HHQ. The service will take place at 16:40 on Friday, 12th July at Charing Crematorium, Newcourt Wood, Charing, Ashford,...
by Bob_H
Tue Apr 23, 2019 11:12 am
Forum: Messages of Condolence
Topic: George Kirk
Replies: 7
Views: 807

George Kirk

George Victor Kirk We have been informed by George's son Mike that George passed away peacefully after a very short period of illness. We offer our sincere condolences. RIP George george.jpg Funeral details A funeral service will be held at 10:45 am on Thursday 2nd May, at Howe Bridge crematorium, o...
by Bob_H
Wed Mar 27, 2019 4:23 pm
Forum: Messages of Condolence
Topic: William (Taff) Callaway
Replies: 3
Views: 675

William (Taff) Callaway

It is with sadness that we report the death of Taff Callaway. taff.jpg We offer our sincere condolences to one of the legends of our regiment (Regimental Butcher). R.I.P. Funeral details A funeral service will be held at 10:45 am on Friday 5th April, at Darlington Crematorium, Carmel Road North, Dar...
by Bob_H
Mon Dec 24, 2018 9:19 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Merry Xmas
Replies: 13
Views: 2075

Re: Merry Xmas

Merry Christmas everyone.

No matter how we communicate we remain the best of the best. Keep posting and I'll keep reading.
by Bob_H
Sun Dec 23, 2018 9:36 am
Forum: Messages of Condolence
Topic: Diane Gates
Replies: 3
Views: 1255

Re: Diane Gates

Funeral details: The funeral will be on the 11th January 12.30 at Poole Crematorium Gravel Hill, Broadstone, Bournemouth, Poole BH17 9BQ. Followed by drinks and refreshments at the Conservative club Wareham from 1400 hrs all are welcome, but could you please message John Gates to let him know if yo...
by Bob_H
Mon Dec 17, 2018 9:49 pm
Forum: Messages of Condolence
Topic: Diane Gates
Replies: 3
Views: 1255

Diane Gates

We have learned today of the passing of Diane Gates. Diane has been a loyal and true member of Noah's Arc, attending Reunions for many years. A lovely, lovely lady, we offer our deepest condolences.

Wife of John and daughter-in-law of Mick Gates.

Funeral arrangements to follow.
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by Bob_H
Wed Nov 28, 2018 7:56 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: knife's edge
Replies: 18
Views: 2849

Re: knife's edge

I voted to Remain ! Probably against the trend of us 'military' types but, at the time, I believed that UK was making inroads into the EU Establishment; that Cameron was at last becoming a voice to be heard, and that Germany, France and others would become more dependent upon our nation - although t...
by Bob_H
Wed Nov 21, 2018 12:53 pm
Forum: Regimental Chat
Topic: The Heroes of Ramnuggar
Replies: 4
Views: 1802

The Heroes of Ramnuggar

Thursday 22nd November marks the 170th Anniversary of the Battle of Ramnuggar. On the 22nd November 1848 on the banks of the Chenab in the Punjab, HM 14th Light Dragoons fought a savage though successful battle in order to force the Sikhs back across the river. Colonel William Havelock led his troop...