News & Events
- Lt Col (Rtd) Hugh Le Messurier – Funeral Notification 12/08/2018 To All Members The Association has been advised that Lt Col (Rtd) Hugh Le Messurier has passed away. The funeral was held in Masham church, at 12:00hrs on the 4th of September. Condolences should be sent to Hugh’s daughter Jacquie Gaskill at The Rose House, Wykeham, Old Malton, YO17 6RF – for further information please contact Brig ... Read more...
- New Editor for the Iron Duke Journal 14/06/2018 I am delighted to inform you that Simon Morgan has agreed to take over the role of Editor of The Iron Duke from Tim Nicholson. Tim has done a remarkable job in editing our Regimental magazine for many, many years and I know that all subscribers will join me to thank him for his magnificent ... Read more...
- Death and funeral notifications 01/05/2018 The Association HQ has received the following notifications of deaths and funerals of Association members. Latest Notification Robert (Jerry) Brook The Association has been advised of the passing of Robert Brook (also known as Jerry). Robert joined the army as a National Serviceman in early 1947. initially as a member of The West Yorkshire Regiment, but early in 1948 ... Read more...
- Regimental Memorial 12/03/2018 Many of you will by now have already seen the Media releases and photos of the Maquette unveiled, at Apsley House. For those eagle eyed, accuracy seeking members, with throbbing fingertips from typing in observations of errors and mismatching of weapons and uniforms, fear not. We are quite aware that the uniforms and specific era weapons ... Read more...
- Facebook 23/08/2017 The association has started its own official Association based Facebook page run by Captain John Hogg. It will be the focus for the Regimental Memorial Fund. . The page will give all the details on the design of the Memorial, its location in Halifax and various events to support the fundraising, as well as how to donate ... Read more...
- Regimental Memorial Fund – A Message from Brigadier Meek 01/09/2017 As regular viewers will have already noticed there is an additional tab to the page which contains all the details of the planned Memorial to the Regiment. This is a most exciting project because it will mark the Regiment’s 300 year history, a history that covers all the major wars and campaigns this country was ... Read more...