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by denis-smuts60's
Mon Apr 12, 2010 10:14 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Hohne & Soltau Photos
Replies: 22
Views: 5325

Re: Hohne & Soltau Photos

I am very happy to see the postings that have been created following my posting of my photos regarding Hohne Garrison. I return to them time after time never getting bored reading them. I think as we get closer to our time we tend to reminisce. I must add that one of my regrets is not getting pi"$%d...
by denis-smuts60's
Sat Dec 19, 2009 10:29 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: 1/25 Centurian tank Model
Replies: 7
Views: 2477

Re: 1/25 Centurian tank Model

can anyone tell me the colour of the water 'Jerry' can on the centurian tank??

denis poyser
by denis-smuts60's
Sat Dec 19, 2009 9:41 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Blue Lagoon Benghazi
Replies: 25
Views: 9648

Re: Blue Lagoon Benghazi

I can remember transporting members of the band and anyone else who wanted to hitch a lift to the BLUE LAGOON. We where warned about the depth of the lagoon and of the very low temperature just below the surface, no one seemed to bother, they just wanted to escape the heat. I was also volenteered to...
by denis-smuts60's
Sun Dec 13, 2009 7:05 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: 1/25 Centurian tank Model
Replies: 7
Views: 2477

1/25 Centurian tank Model

Good evening gentlemen, For nostalgic reasons I am in the process of building a Tamaya model of the one tank I had a few hours experience in, as a wireless op. and loader. Having been tutored in the art of operating a wireless (C42) and taught how to load the Tank gun whilst at Catterick, I assumed ...
by denis-smuts60's
Tue Aug 18, 2009 9:27 pm
Forum: Messages of Condolence
Topic: Bill Denford 15 January 2008
Replies: 6
Views: 4236

Re: Bill Denford 15 January 2008

My condolances - I remember Bill very well.

Always sad to hear of the passing of mates of yesteryear.

Denis Poyser :|
by denis-smuts60's
Sat Apr 18, 2009 12:27 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: The Earth Quake Benghazi
Replies: 5
Views: 2855

The Earth Quake Benghazi

Can anyone remember the earthquake near Benghazi? At the time I was a member of the band. ~i was origanally a MT driver and vollenteered to drive 10 ton to transport medical aid and blankets to a village near Bengazhi. When I arrived I had to fight off the natives who where trying to nick the blank...
by denis-smuts60's
Fri Apr 17, 2009 10:42 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: army number
Replies: 27
Views: 6594

Re: army number

believe or not my army number my number is sacred to me.

This number represents a special and exceptional part of my life.

Denis Poyser
by denis-smuts60's
Tue Mar 10, 2009 7:42 pm
Forum: Regimental Chat
Topic: Cross Country Run Hohne Garrison 1961?
Replies: 8
Views: 3133

Re: Cross Country Run Hohne Garrison 1961?

Bill, I,m sure I was a member of the band at the time of this run. Can I ask you another question, I think I have mentioned this to you sometime in the past. According to Captain C.C.G.Ross writing in the HAWK (vol 4. no. 1- 1961) during the tour of Lancashire the band purchased an elderley van to c...
by denis-smuts60's
Sun Mar 08, 2009 9:15 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Skype
Replies: 10
Views: 3785

Re: Whose On Skype ?

I am on skype, how do I communicate? :D
by denis-smuts60's
Sun Mar 08, 2009 8:38 pm
Forum: Regimental Chat
Topic: Cross Country Run Hohne Garrison 1961?
Replies: 8
Views: 3133

Cross Country Run Hohne Garrison 1961?

Hi, I have in my possesion a medal presented to me for completing a cross country run whilst at Hohne Garrison. I am not sure whether it was a volunteery run or a you, you and you situation. Can anyone tell me the date of this run and whether it was voluntary or not. Also is it a bronze?????? denis ...