News From the Glosters

Lieutenant Colonel (Retired) Jim Shaw

We have just received the sad news that Lieutenant Colonel (Retired) Jim Shaw died on 9 January peacefully at home. In the words of his widow Catherine “I am happy that his suffering is over but of course sad too. It has been a long year; he fought a good fight but sadly lost his battle. We managed to have a few weeks of near normality before he became very ill”.

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Allan Nelson-Case

No More Parades/Service Notice. It is my sad duty to inform the passing of 24742664 Private Allan David Nelson-Case, 1st Battalion The Gloucestershire Regiment. Allan sadly passed away in Southmead Hospital, Bristol on the 8th of October 2023 aged 56 years. He is survived by his wife Fay Nelson-Case and the family dog “Tinker”.

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Gordon Hunt

We have just learnt from his family that Gordon Hunt, who served with the Gloucestershire Regiment, died early this morning (25 March 2023) at the age of 95. Details of Gordon's funeral will be released when known; we believe the funeral will be in Gloucester.

"By Our Deeds We Are Known"

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