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by Ron Flowers
Fri Dec 12, 2014 4:59 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Forthcoming departure of another Hussar
Replies: 74
Views: 54064

Re: Forthcoming departure of another Hussar

Like father like daughter. Nicely done Natalie ( Mini DRAC )
Cheers Ron
by Ron Flowers
Sun Nov 23, 2014 12:07 pm
Forum: Messages of Condolence
Topic: Bernard Hesketh
Replies: 4
Views: 2477

Re: Bernard Hesketh

R.I.P. Bernard condolences to all family and friends.

Cheers Ron
by Ron Flowers
Sun Nov 09, 2014 4:52 pm
Forum: Regimental Chat
Topic: casevac '68
Replies: 2
Views: 1716

Re: casevac '68

Did his name happen to be Peter Baxter Kev?
by Ron Flowers
Tue Nov 04, 2014 7:35 pm
Forum: Regimental Chat
Topic: S/Sgt Ted Campbell
Replies: 28
Views: 10503

Re: S/Sgt Ted Campbell

Hi Lloyd I have just sent you a PM.

Cheers Ron ( Derek) Flowers
by Ron Flowers
Sat Oct 25, 2014 5:26 pm
Forum: Regimental Chat
Topic: Health Update.
Replies: 11
Views: 3776

Re: Health Update.

Get well soon Bill.

Cheers Ron
by Ron Flowers
Sat Oct 25, 2014 5:24 pm
Forum: Regimental Chat
Topic: Comrade in hospital
Replies: 11
Views: 3294

Re: Comrade in hospital

All the very best Arnie Get Well Soon

Cheers Ron
by Ron Flowers
Fri Sep 26, 2014 6:15 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Help 4 Homeless Vetrans
Replies: 3
Views: 2243

Re: Help 4 Homeless Vetrans

Thanks guys. Yes every thing has got to be PAT tested these days before it is allowed to be used. They have already received some donations of furniture etc. Think he said they had managed to kit out 6 flats so far. Hopefully things will carry on in that vein.

Cheers Ron
by Ron Flowers
Thu Sep 25, 2014 5:06 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Help 4 Homeless Vetrans
Replies: 3
Views: 2243

Help 4 Homeless Vetrans

Afternoon Guys, Just been to see a mate of mine Ex RHA BSM, knows the regiment from Gulf 1 his name is Tony "T Bag" Richardson, remembers you Bulldog, He is involved with charity called Help 4 Homeless Vetrans. As the name implies they help Vets who are going through bad times to be re housed. They ...
by Ron Flowers
Mon Sep 22, 2014 5:21 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Army Life
Replies: 9
Views: 3492

Re: Army Life

Phil having been born into the regiment in 1950 and spending the first 30 years of my life with them in some form or another I couldn't agree more. In my minds eye I am still a soldier in another uniform. A few years ago I was asked to do a Timeline for a primary school I was working in. Pre 1980 wh...
by Ron Flowers
Mon Sep 22, 2014 3:30 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Army Life
Replies: 9
Views: 3492

Army Life

Can I ask how many of us define our achievements in life with the army as number 1 and other jobs coming below that? If so why?
Cheers Ron
by Ron Flowers
Sat Sep 20, 2014 12:32 pm
Forum: Regimental Chat
Topic: Worrying !
Replies: 16
Views: 5920

Re: Worrying !

Kerry Hodgson was training Major with the DLOY at Clifton when I was there doing my last 6 months. His Mrs. was a Lancashire lass somewhere in the Trough of Bowland I think. Algy didn't he break his nose one morning on first parade in Paderborne when he turned right and walked into a gun barrel. Als...
by Ron Flowers
Sun Sep 14, 2014 11:35 am
Forum: Messages of Condolence
Topic: Eddie (Ossie) Osborne
Replies: 9
Views: 5805

Re: Eddie (Ossie) Osborne

RIP condolences to all family and friends Eddie
Cheers Ron
by Ron Flowers
Fri Aug 15, 2014 12:10 pm
Forum: Regimental Chat
Topic: Ancestry
Replies: 2
Views: 1496

Ancestry

Morning Again, I have just posted a request for help in tracing someone relative and it made me think. As I have indicated before I work at the Greater Manchester Police Museum in Manchester City Centre. Not only are we a museum but we are the archives for the Manchester City Police, Salford City an...
by Ron Flowers
Fri Aug 15, 2014 11:46 am
Forum: Regimental Chat
Topic: Louis Weinstein 20th Hussars
Replies: 3
Views: 1712

Re: Louis Weinstein 20th Hussars

Morning Folks Must be something in the air, I work at the Greater Manchester Police museum and one of my co workers approached me yesterday and said that one of her ancestors had served in the 20th Hussars during WW1. She produced his wedding lines and death certificate. His name was Robert William ...
by Ron Flowers
Wed Jul 16, 2014 12:43 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: eee-Haa
Replies: 9
Views: 3632

Re: eee-Haa

My nephew did something similar when he came out of the army. Went over came back and has now gone over for good lives in Sherwood Park Edmonton and loves it.

Enjoy the return.

Cheers Ron