"And replying to this thread Scammel commanders were around when i was a kid dad always used to take me down to the workshop to see the 2 engines in them they were something else.remember going home across the camp to have to wait 20 minutes while…"
"HI mate when was you serving at 7 Tank.Just looking for people that knew my dad thats all he was in between 85-93 in Germnay and Bullford mainly Paderborn Gutersloh Bielefield and hamm for a couple of months.He was a Clerk with the rct/Agc He was…"
"Before leaving the Forces, I Test Drove the Commander at MVEE for three years (81-84) prior to it entering service.
Whilst I was there, we SACKED the OSHKOSH Off on tests. The only thing it had going for it was that it went faster. Not always a…"
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I'm just finishing a model of a Challenger 1 for another customer, but it should be done by the time you send this beaut so I'd say about 2 weeks from start to…"
"when fally and sennie got the commander they were cockahoop. but one time in 617. 7 reg ask how many antars can we put on the road the reply was all. however 7 reg were not happy becouse that was more than 16/3 sqn could put on the road together.…"
The idea of the reunion is mainly aimed at the paderborners to get the guys together, naturally anybody is welcome but its not a whole weekend event in a hotel, it’s a Saturday night out for the lads and their WAGs in a restaurant, swing the lantern and pull up a sandbag job.
Attendance so far:
YES Mac McClellan
YES+1 Kev Akerman
YES Jock Dow
YES Paul Pain
YES+1 Ralph Cresswell
YES+1 Clifford Jack
YES+1 Lionel Martin
YES+1 Big H
YES+1 Peter Palmer
YES+1 Baz Havers
YES Vernon Hirschfeld (the POL guy)
YES+1 Rob Cox
Sorry It's took me so long to reply. I have a spare print of both the Antar and Commander and you can have them, no problem. It might be easier to text me on 07545453792 or email me on firstname.lastname@example.org, let me have your address and I will forward them.
my crashout kit went back age,s ago bill (unfortunatly) ,glad to hear u r okay and everything is good your end COUNCIL TAX sucks i,m lucky i dont pay it "living on a holiday resort" anyway KEEP INTOUCH "thats an order".
Hi bernie ,all well at this end , i thought i was in trouble for hitting a council nazis ,but all dropped ,how is putting council rates up helping people ??, sorry mate having a small rant ,im reaching for the pie tray to calm me down lol, hows tricks your end all ok i hope ,i hope u have kept your crashout kit handy ,sounds like ireland might kick off , i hope not im over there a lot , north and south, .my mate ships out to Afghanistan next week he reackons that place is going to be the new ireland ,its going to be a interesting year i think ,more pies needed ,and cakes.
Hi bernie , ive got ur number i,ll give u bell at weekend im not keen on putting my number on sites even when im amongst friends , im thinking of going to these reunions everyone talks off they sound a good laugh have u been to one ? if u do go to the next one , gimme a shout , u dont have any pictures from leccy do u ? tell me at weekend ,take care mate
I do rember bits and bots of leccy ,drinking mainly , i do rember seeing 2 Halligans on orders etc which i wasnt used to ,good days ,ive only just got back online AOL had problems ,what a carry on ! how u these days crikey its had to believe it was 29yrs ago , i loved leccy , 2 lads from the AAC a RGJ yourself and a lad in the RTR and a couple of fellow RCT lads what a crew, .
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