Joined Feb 10 2012
80 years old
Me? the middle one with Lcpl Booth on the left and Cpl Jock Inglis on the right - the 3 who held 59 together! I joined up (23237322) 1955 at Norton Camp then Merebrook Camp, Malvern then to Longmoor with 10 Rly Sqn till 66/56: Singapore, Tanjong Berlayer, 7/56-5/59 10 Tn Sqn (later 10 Port Op Sqn): BAOR HQRE 4 Div Herford/Paderborn 5/59-12/60: Dusseldorf HQ Mov Control 12/60-12/62: Shorncliffe/Singapore/Thailand 59 Fd Sqn 12/62-1/66: Cove 1TRRE 1/66-7/67: Singapore Singapore Engr Sqn (Malay) 7/67-1/70: Barton Stacey 62 CRE (Constr)1/70-1-72: Rheindahlen HQ NORTHAG Engr Br 1/72-1/74: Nienburg 21 Engr Regt 1/74-12/75. Ended my Army Career in Dec 79 as Chief Clerk Resettlement Centre at Catterick Garrison (Long Service) then became a BIA/ASA (Quarters) where I stayed till I retired in April 2002and still live here today. Married to Dawn since 20 May 1961, very happy here, just 1 Daughter and 2 Granddchildren 21 and 7 who live down the road. I do not support Man U/L'Pool/Chelsea but Southend United my team 67 years! Do not go pubbing etc just love being at Home, Logging On for, at the most, 2-3 hours a day and going on holiday to Jersey. Looking forward to OCA activities and maybe locating some I know. Next milestone celebrating our 75th Birthdays in April.