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by rick aindow
Fri Aug 15, 2014 1:22 am
Forum: Forum Photo Gallery
Topic: yester year
Replies: 23
Views: 12991

Re: yester year

Ferdy I reckon your right about Bob Goodhall!

The photo beside the bus is a who's who' of C Sqn!
I can see Terry Murphy, Sam Harrison, Beatle, Smithy, John Binns? Wilkie, Bob Goodhall, Willie Wilson, Bob Renshaw, Danny Tomlin, Alan Butterworth, Al Lengden,
by rick aindow
Mon Aug 11, 2014 10:49 pm
Forum: Forum Photo Gallery
Topic: yester year
Replies: 23
Views: 12991

Re: yester year

A Gastatte somewhere in BAOR!!!!!!

Pete Stuffins (Beatle)
Benny Hobson
Brian Duffy
Brian Moulton
?????
by rick aindow
Sat Aug 09, 2014 1:02 am
Forum: Forum Photo Gallery
Topic: yester year
Replies: 23
Views: 12991

Re: yester year

Cpls Mess Paderborn
Photo 1
Jock Christiason, Mick Plummer, ?Jose, Beatle,

Photo 2
Drac, Beatle, Dennie?, Andy Navin, ?

Great mess!
by rick aindow
Thu Jun 26, 2014 10:39 pm
Forum: Where Is He Now ?
Topic: RSM WO1 Parnaby, MBE
Replies: 9
Views: 5863

Re: RSM WO1 Parnaby, MBE

Hi,

You can apply for ancestors medals from this site...

https://www.gov.uk/the-ministry-of-defence-medal-office

Good luck!

Rick
by rick aindow
Tue Jun 24, 2014 1:38 am
Forum: Forum Photo Gallery
Topic: C Squadron 1971
Replies: 26
Views: 12548

Re: C Squadron 1971

I seem to remember Steve Ward (RIP) being with us in SHQ along with Sam Harrison?
by rick aindow
Sat Jun 21, 2014 12:05 am
Forum: Forum Photo Gallery
Topic: C Squadron 1971
Replies: 26
Views: 12548

Re: C Squadron 1971

Roy,

I think he was in SHQ?
by rick aindow
Tue Jun 10, 2014 11:39 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Anyone Fancy a Sponsored Walk?
Replies: 1
Views: 1364

Re: Anyone Fancy a Sponsored Walk?

Me if you can get the Regimental Auster to give me a lift over!
by rick aindow
Tue Jun 10, 2014 11:37 pm
Forum: Messages of Condolence
Topic: Major Andrew (Pembo) Pemberton
Replies: 17
Views: 5893

Re: Major Andrew (Pembo) Pemberton

Served with him on numerous occasions, as has been said a great character! RIP
by rick aindow
Thu May 15, 2014 8:21 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: The Last Post
Replies: 7
Views: 4126

Re: The Last Post

Although a moving story, In military tradition, the Last Post is the bugle call that signifies the end of the day's activities. It is also sounded at military funerals to indicate that the soldier has gone to his final rest and at commemorative services such as Anzac Day and Remembrance Day. The Las...
by rick aindow
Fri Mar 28, 2014 1:33 am
Forum: Regimental Chat
Topic: Happy Birthday Johnny
Replies: 7
Views: 3214

Re: Happy Birthday Johnny

Why are there so many birthdays in March?
Here is a chart showing the popular months for births in England
As you can see, March is quite quiet!
Rick
by rick aindow
Sun Mar 23, 2014 7:39 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: 'Tankies' Tank heroes of WW2
Replies: 1
Views: 1701

'Tankies' Tank heroes of WW2

Not sure if anyone has seen this, it was probably on BBC, however I have just found it on YouTube. Published on Jan 25, 2013 The Second World War was the ultimate conflict of the machine age, and the tank was its iconic symbol. The "tankies" who fought inside had experience of much of the conflict f...
by rick aindow
Sun Mar 02, 2014 1:27 am
Forum: Regimental Chat
Topic: C Sqn in Northern Ireland 1970 - 1971
Replies: 16
Views: 4818

Re: C Sqn in Northern Ireland 1970 - 1971

Hi Anthony, Rather than members buying a hard copy of the book via you from Blurb can you save your 'Blurb' content as a .pd, ie the content that you edited on your computer? If so .pdf files can be sent via email and downloaded. If it can be done maybe members can purchase the .pdf file from you an...
by rick aindow
Fri Feb 21, 2014 12:32 am
Forum: Forum Photo Gallery
Topic: C Squadron 1971
Replies: 26
Views: 12548

Re: C Squadron 1971

Great photo, I recognize most of the lads, some sad memories of those who have passed!
by rick aindow
Wed Feb 05, 2014 10:37 pm
Forum: Regimental Chat
Topic: C Sqn in Northern Ireland 1970 - 1971
Replies: 16
Views: 4818

Re: C Sqn in Northern Ireland 1970 - 1971

Thanks Anthony and Bob for the explanation, it now makes perfect sense to me as I use a similar system when I am commissioned to produce Family History books and charts for clients, I give a set price for 1 book which of course includes all the research, interviews, photo restoration, layout and han...
by rick aindow
Wed Feb 05, 2014 5:42 am
Forum: Regimental Chat
Topic: C Sqn in Northern Ireland 1970 - 1971
Replies: 16
Views: 4818

Re: C Sqn in Northern Ireland 1970 - 1971

Had a look at the review, brought back some memories. Is the author A Byrde, the officer we had in the Regt? I was very interested in making a purchase until I saw the Price £45.95 :shock: , this seems very expensive for a copy of an old SO book! Even if it is leather bound Would there be any copyri...