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Death and funeral notifications

The Association HQ has received the following notifications of deaths and funerals of Association members.

 

 

Bryan Richardson

The Association has been notified of the Death and funeral details of former Duke Bryan Richardson.

Bryan saw service with the 9th Battalion (146 Squadron RAC), in India and Burma during WW2.

Further details and funeral arrangements are available on his In Memoriam Page..

 

Malcolm Leslie Tolley

The Association has been notified of the Death and funeral details of former Sergeant Malcolm (Les) Tolley

Les first served with the Yorks and Lancs, form 1956 to 1958, then transferred to The ‘Dukes’ and served with them until 1979

Further details and funeral arrangements are available on his In Memoriam Page..

 

Stephen Blagborough

The Association has been notified of the Death and funeral details of Stephen Blagborough.

Stephen served in the regiment from 1964 – 1986.

Further details and funeral arrangements are available on his In Memoriam Page..

 

Clifford Morton

The Association has been notified of the Death and funeral details of Clifford Morton.

Clifford served with 1DWR in the 50’s and is a Korean War Veteran.

Further details are available on his In Memoriam Page.

 

Ronald Barlow

The Association has been advised of the death of Ronald Barlow; from a heart attack.

Ronald enlisted into the York and Lancs before transferring to the ‘Dukes in 1969. He retired in 1982.

Further details are available on his In Memoriam Page.

 

Michael Granger

The Association has been advised of the death of former 2Lt Michael Granger, on 10th May, by his son Jim.

Michael served with the ‘Dukes’, as a National Service officer, joining the 1st Battalion in Gibraltar on their return from Korea, in 1953.

Further details are available on his In Memoriam Page.

 

Richard Jack Robins

Richard Jack Robins passed away on Tue 2 May 17, aged 79.

Richard was a Corporal in 1 DWR, who served with the battalion in Cyprus and Northern Ireland in 1957-58.

Further details are available on his In Memoriam Page.

 

Tom Nowell MM

Tom Nowell sadly Passed away on Friday 24th February, 2017, aged 94

Tom Served with 1 DWR during the Korean war, where he was awarded a Military Medal.

Further details are available on his In Memoriam Page.

 

Jack Parkinson

Jack Parkinson sadly passed away on 16th February, 2017.

Jack served in 1DWR from 1958 to 1982.

Further details are available on his In Memoriam Page.

 

Ken (Blossom) Beaumont

Ken (Blossom) Beaumont, sadly passed away on Monday 16th of January, 2016.

Ken served in Corunna company in the 70’s.

Further details are available on his In Memoriam page.

 

David Anthony (Tiny) Carter

‘Tiny’, sadly passed away on 1st December 2016, at the age of 55.

‘Tiny’ served in the 1st Battalion between 1977 – 85.

Further details can be seen on his In Memoriam page.

 

Colonel Charles Cumberlege

Colonel Charles Cumberlege sadly passed away on Monday 28th November, 2016.

Charles commanded the 1st Battalion in Gibraltar 1982 – 84.

Further details are available on his In Memoriam page.

 

Albert William (Bill) Bowen

Bill sadly passed away on 23rd November 2016 aged 93.

Bill served with the 1st Battalion during WW2 in Italy at the Battle of Anzio and at Monte Cece. He also served in Palestine and Egypt.

Further details can be seen on his In Memoriam page.

 

Charles Stewart Sadd

Charles Stewart Sadd Passed away in his sleep, at the age of 38.

Charles served in the 1st Battalion from May 1996 – September 1998.

Further details can be seen on his In Memoriam page.