Donations, if desired, to the British Heart Foundation c/o Ballard Shortall, Funeral Directors, 1 Wellington Street, Horsham, RH12 1DD.
On a social note the highlight of my time as the Chairman of the Northern Dinner was to get Ken and my father-in-law Jock Masson (GM awarded for iedd work in Palestine 1947) together as special guests in February 2005.
Incredibly, a tourist handed the grenade in at the busy Heritage Centre!They will be led by the ship's XO, Greg Richards.Tony Walker/Tom Jones Audi 80 Quattro.Thompson James Edwin LT/JX 170589 Seaman rnps HMD Ray of Hope (HMS Vernon mine recovery vessel) Killed when bakeka incontri coppie roma mine exploded during recovery in Thames Estuary. .A couple of years later I started escort frascati the mcdoa (North) Dinner which meant that my driving days were over and Ken could get a taxi home - he would still be the last to leave the bar though - bless him.Ryan GC Richard John Hammersley Lt Cdr RN HMS President (London) GC awarded posthumously for great gallantry and undaunted devotion to duty. .Sally and I later took over the Australian Exchange job from Doreen and Ken. .We had pukka trois gingembres decided to break up our journey north by staying at a hotel close to where Nigel lived (Burnley?) where there was a Roy Orbison tribute night in full flow. .He had an enormous constitution and didn't look any worse for wear the following morning.On Friday 9th May in the St Richard's Chapel, Surrey Sussex Crematorium, Crawley, RH10 3NQ. .
The time spent in Portsmouth Naval Base represents a rare period of shore time which will be filled with professional courses, exams and training. .
Would any cona Members be able to help out by providing an offer of overnight accommodation to Richard and his support team during The Great Paddle Round attempt. .The mine, dredged up by a fisherman, was destroyed with a SeaFox mine mine disposal vehicle.David Atcherly/Richard Poole ex-Henri Toivonen/PCA Ford Escort RS1800.Rogers GM Antony Gusterson Electrical Lt RN HMS St Angelo (Malta) First MID awarded for courage, coolness and devotion to duty.I enjoyed his company at quite a number of Northern dinners, more often than not alongside his drinking companion 'Uncle' Alan Bayliss. .If you would like to attend, please email me via my Webmaster address by Friday 20 June.Croake William Bernard P/J 14205 AB RN HMS Vernon (Portsmouth) Killed when an anti-handling charge in a booby-trapped GC mine exploded in the mining shed at HMS Vernon ged. .It must have been around 0300 and we were paddling along a very rural part of the Thames when, unfortunately, we turned over! .They worked on many assignments together, sharing the dangers involved.Although I move on from my Crew immediately after the deployment, I suspect that my link with the Mine Counter Measures community will not end here, so I will continue to keep in touch. .