From Dolores Hewitt Edwards via messenger
This is my husband Graham (Bob) Edwards in 1958. From 1956 to 1958 he served in Cyprus with the First Battalion Wiltshire Regiment. He would like to be in touch with old comrades who came from Gloucester and environs. they were John Curtis, Les Crowther, Ron Davis (Davies), Ron Mansell, and Danny Thomas. If anybody knows any of these people please can you let me know. They are probably in their early eighties now. Graham is 81. Here's hoping!
In the event of one of the Regimental family members passing away we owe to the families and the membership to provide as much detail as we possible can.
When it was announced that the Royal British Legion would be organising back in the early part of 2019, the RBL wanted each Regimental Association to register so that their members would request tickets via their own associations.
The following nominations have been invited and have accepted the invitation by providing their personal details. The tickets will be mailed to the Secretary/Chairman in the first two weeks of October and he will forward them to each individuals. In surname Alphabetical order and with no rank annotated those who have tickets reserved are:
Branches are reminder that to qualify for the annual £100 grant from the Association they need to submit copies of the accounts for the FY ending March 31 2019. These do not need to be a full audited set o f accounts if branches do not have a Treasurer but the do need to be signed off a s being a true reflection of the Expenditure and Income of the branches past FY.
Statements to that effect need to be passed to the acting Association Treasurer, Lt Col Mike Motum,at the Rifles Office Taunton,