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TRUCK AND DRIVER MAGAZINE

Hi guys, i am soon to have in possession the "TRUCK AND DRIVER" magazine with the article about the SCAMMELL COMMANDER! my aim is to bring it to the reunion (if the Corps RSM lets me have the time off) either to put it in the charity auction or to donate it to the Association. feedback needed please

Added by Bob BALOUGA Kenny on August 5, 2012 at 14:54 — No Comments

my friend bob

Its a shock and great sadness to me to hear about bob's passing. My condolences to Diane and family.I share many happy memories with bob and our other old mate vaughn thomas.Bob was a real gentleman and had a great sense of humour, a typical ginner, one of the best . RIP see you up there one day pal.

Added by Mark Flint (flinty) on July 18, 2012 at 3:05 — No Comments

Help Request

Trying to help a friend trace some history on MK3 Ballast Body. 50EK78 which he has just bought
Can anyone throw some light ie where she served etc
Thanks

Added by David Alan Robson on July 14, 2012 at 13:19 — No Comments

support

Ken, read your global email, think this is a brillant site and I know that Brian "Jimmy" Riddle really enjoyed the contact with his pals and the reunions. I think the idea of flowers is really lovely and will do a 'click' to help support the site, Jackie

Added by Jackie Lacey on June 23, 2012 at 19:24 — No Comments

Does Anyone Remember???

Hi Guys,

Just wondering if anyone remembers the name of the lad that got shot whilst on guard at Buller Barracks in 1989?

My memory is that his name was Wood, Shot by Sherret (very unclear on that name). The man that tried so hard to save him was Sgt Robinson and it was on christmas eve 1989.

I'd be grateful if anyone can confirm these details as im looking for the news paper article from that time.  Poor sod only got a couple of inches in a side…

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Added by Adam Brailsford on June 22, 2012 at 20:51 — No Comments

C TROOP RETFORD 1962 1967

LOOKING FOR LADS FROM C TROOP ARTHER MAURICE KENT FROM LISKARD JOCK BALLANTYNE, SMUGGER SMITH LINCOLN,GEORDIE BROWN, ECT....

Added by stephen saunders on June 6, 2012 at 16:54 — 3 Comments

Bob Royce Funeral

bobs funeral will be held at La Zenia church Orihuela Costa Spain on Wednesday 25th at 1300 hrs CET.

Added by swinny on April 24, 2012 at 10:49 — 1 Comment

LAST POST

I hope I have put this on the right page if not can some one put it on the right page for all members to see.

It is with deep regret I have to announce that our friend and member Bod Royce past away last night Thursday 19th at is home here in Spain.

Diane is being looked after by friends and Bob and diane's family are flying out to be with her.

At the moment the funeral will be Wednesday 25th I will keep all informed.

Diane would like all condolences put through…

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Added by swinny on April 20, 2012 at 9:55 — 12 Comments

Antar driver hero info

Hi,

In following up my post a few months back on tt driver hero Malcolm Bignall B.E.M., many thanks to all who responded with help. I found the location of his BEM medal and have since researched the event at Hurstbourne Tarrant through their local press and have visited the local pub and met the locals.

The contemporary press photo isn't available, only as a microfiche copy, which does show the scene but not in any clarity. Two questions, please. Anybody know if a photograph…

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Added by Mike Blenkinsop on April 17, 2012 at 7:37 — 4 Comments

Polish Eagle Tie Pin

Hi Guys, (and Girls)

 

I have also placed this on Forum, so sorry for the duplication

I have misplaced my Silver Polish Eagle Tie Pin, (lapel / collar badge). Would someone be kind enough to send me…

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Added by Mark (Weetabix) Wierzbicki on March 12, 2012 at 12:22 — No Comments

Eric "BRUMMY" Perry

I am passing this on on behalf of Debbie Perry

 

 hi every one its brum perrys misses we are holding ower 25th wedding anervesary up on the 7 the april at 7pm if any one is intersed please let me now i would like to suprise eric on the night in box me please on face book

Added by Bob BALOUGA Kenny on February 6, 2012 at 16:25 — No Comments

Ron coles

Does anyone now the whereabouts of Ron Coles ex ctroop 75

Added by David Alan Robson on February 5, 2012 at 17:20 — No Comments

Chalky Davis

Does any one have any contact with Everton (Chalky) Davis who was at fally lates 70s and early 80's.

Added by Tony brown on January 29, 2012 at 21:28 — No Comments

Brock

In memory of Brock (13.00hrs today) his last day on the World. Funeral at 13.00 hrs. Missed by many. Farewell mate, sorry I couldn't be there and pay my respects. Reg Oliver.  

Added by reg oliver on January 25, 2012 at 14:10 — 1 Comment

PETE ALDOUS

If anybody wants to contact me I am at   pedrosboots@talktalk.net

Added by PETE ALDOUS on January 23, 2012 at 21:21 — No Comments

RANBY 1965--1967

HI anybody remember me Pete aldous Cpl. B troop Under Fred Hill.  Paddy langly (ROY) was best man at my wedding. Myself he and Bob chester were best mates and pretty much inseperable. I was in billet with them  Taffy Pugh, Terry Rayworth  I remember Mick Knapper and farmer Giles ( he trained me up to B2)

Added by PETE ALDOUS on January 23, 2012 at 21:17 — No Comments

Funeral of Keith "Brock" Brocklesby.

Please be advised that "Brock's" funeral will take place on Jan 25th at 2pm,at the Crownhill Crematorium,Dansteed Way,Crownhill,Milton Keynes (MK80AH). If you are going to attend,please call 01782874149,as the family have asked me to give them an idea of numbers.

Added by Maurice (Mo) Hope on January 12, 2012 at 11:39 — No Comments

Brock

Rest in Peace old friend. Dave robson

Added by David Alan Robson on January 9, 2012 at 20:47 — No Comments

R.I.P. Brock. you will be missed by many an old soldiers. Condolences to Michelle and family.   Frank and Elaine Hobbs

R.I.P. Brock. you will be missed by many an old soldiers. Condolences to Michelle and family.   Frank and Elaine Hobbs

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Added by Frank Hobbs on January 9, 2012 at 20:43 — No Comments

Brock

R.I.P. Brock. you will be missed by many an old soldiers. Condolences to Michelle and family.   Frank and Elaine Hobbs

Added by Frank Hobbs on January 9, 2012 at 20:41 — No Comments

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Membership is free to join the Tank Transporter website, however not all those who apply are welcome due to spamming that has gone on in the past. Those individuals (spammers) who pretend to either have served or is currently serving, either want to send out false claims of poverty or get rich schemes to all of us.



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