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by smudge450
Fri Apr 16, 2010 3:18 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Reunion Numbers
Replies: 21
Views: 4042

Re: Reunion Numbers

Is there anyone out there who will be attending who served with A Squadron (Hohne, Celle & Detmold) circa 1957 to late 1961? Maybe I'm too old, but I don't recognise anyone who posts on the Forum!! Peter (REME) Hi Peter I joined A Sqd July 1961, just been through a couple of old pic's and have one ...
by smudge450
Fri Mar 19, 2010 4:16 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Your Intake
Replies: 43
Views: 5289

Re: Your Intake

My intake was 61/05 , 4/7th DG was the training regiment, Drill pig was Cpl Woods, knicknamed Timber,but not to his face by us sprogs of course. cannot recall the other DP name but can still see them both in my mind. Ginger Jackson, Ricky Bennet. Alan Gardener also in my intake.And i never got best ...
by smudge450
Wed Mar 10, 2010 12:50 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: HELP Me Guy's!
Replies: 2
Views: 909

Re: HELP Me Guy's!

Theres a pic of Herman the German on the link below, third pic down on the left, the ugly bugger with the sword.


http://www.3rdcarabiniers.org.uk/new_page_33.htm
by smudge450
Mon Sep 14, 2009 2:53 pm
Forum: Regimental Chat
Topic: From the 60's!
Replies: 1
Views: 953

Re: From the 60's!

Same era but i the name does'nt come to mind.
Dont blame him getting out of this country tho',bloody politicians and the PC brigade are ruining it.
Come back Maggie

Good luck to him
by smudge450
Sat Apr 18, 2009 6:52 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: The Earth Quake Benghazi
Replies: 5
Views: 1772

Re: The Earth Quake Benghazi

I remember it very well indeed, we where out on exercise at the time. Myself and a lad called Sam, cant recall his surname but i'm sure he was from down south, anyway we where detailed to drive the padre back to a main road to meet his transport back to Benghazi ,we used a Saracan and i was the driv...
by smudge450
Tue Feb 10, 2009 12:08 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: PC Problem
Replies: 3
Views: 972

Re: PC Problem

Algy
Heres your answer, not that i understand it
I use mozilla firefox and internet explorer , cant say i've had that problem tho'


http://ask-leo.com/what_does_this_file_ ... _mean.html
by smudge450
Tue Dec 23, 2008 4:45 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: MONEY UNCLAIMED
Replies: 1
Views: 755

Re: MONEY UNCLAIMED

John People need to be aware that this is a private company that claim on your behalf and charge a fee i copied the following from their site Once we receive your claim, we will liaise with the Inland Revenue to determine whether you are eligible for the rebate. When this is confirmed, the value of ...
by smudge450
Fri Nov 21, 2008 9:54 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Highest Ranking Men in the British Armoured Forces
Replies: 7
Views: 1991

Re: Highest Ranking Men in the British Armoured Forces

I have a mate ex ACC wouldnt like to be the trooper who told him he's lower down the pecking order than a trooper, big mistake = busted nose

Interesting point tho, check this link on wilpedia, very interesting

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/British_Ar ... Precedence
by smudge450
Mon Nov 03, 2008 1:25 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: I put a really good letter for my Mates.
Replies: 35
Views: 4587

Re: I put a really good letter for my Mates.

Come on folks,dont you all think you have given Ged enough clog.
Methinks it's gone to far ,some of the comments are verging on nasty , not far off online bullying.
by smudge450
Fri Oct 31, 2008 5:16 pm
Forum: Where Is He Now ?
Topic: Wher are they now
Replies: 1
Views: 1731

Re: Wher are they now

Jim I'm wondering if your the same Jim Steel who i knew from when the regiment served in Hohne, if so we served on the same crew for a while, cannot recall commander or radio op, i was gunner, you,if same one was driver. I've emailed you a pic of myself and hopefully yourself. I also have another co...
by smudge450
Thu Jun 26, 2008 4:51 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: KRH Reunion Weekend
Replies: 4
Views: 1268

Good on Jim Davidson, he's always had a soft spot for the forces , not like some of the tossers on TV now. Unfortunately for him in this day and age of PC and that remark he made regarding shirtlifters on Big Brother we wil never see him on TV again. Good luck to him and thanks for all the things he...
by smudge450
Thu May 08, 2008 3:50 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: SECOND ATTEMPT - A SIGN THAT YOUR ALIVE
Replies: 18
Views: 3868

Dabber I'm in full agreement with your sentiment regarding the scum you deal with. scum now and most will be all their miserable lives. what i would say though is be careful, only needs some nob to report what you have said thats your job down the swanney. Remember your details are in your profile, ...
by smudge450
Mon May 05, 2008 11:22 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Scams
Replies: 2
Views: 1285

The easiest way to stop it is to get your phone company to block premium rate numbers from being called from your number. I had a similar problem a few years ago when a dialer was downloaded to my pc, bloody hard to get shot of so contacted BT to block all premium rate calls from my number, no probs...
by smudge450
Sat Mar 15, 2008 4:40 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: news report: KRH back from Iraq
Replies: 8
Views: 2777

Nice to see all back safely. One thing i've noticed these days and can't understand is the position of the cap badge, Lt Col Orr had is in the correct position,loads seem to have them over the side of their face,have we teamed up with the french on this? This seems to apply with most regiments these...
by smudge450
Fri Feb 29, 2008 10:53 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Why
Replies: 94
Views: 15874

For anyone interested on guys who rebadged to the 14/20th on the Carb's amalgamation follow the link below for a full list. some of the names mentioned are on there and it may bring other lads to mind. This is from the last edition of the Feather & Carbine mag 1971. I myself had the pleasure of serv...