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Ken Attwood

Martin Talling reports:It is my sad duty to inform the passing of Mr K Attwood, Royal Berkshire Regiment and 5th Battalion Gloucestershire Regiment, Ken passed away on 27th May 2022. Roger Smith has been the point of contact with the family as Ken was the former standard-bearer of the Severn…
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Tom Barns

We hear from Stratton St. Margaret RBL of the death of Tom Barns.The only other information to hand at present is that the funeral is on the 6th July 12 noon.St. Margarets Church, Ermin Street Upper Stratton St. Margaret followed by burial 1300hrs. Wake at the RBL Branch in St.…
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Ted Perring

Len Keeling reports. On behalf of his family it is with great sadness that I report the death of 23110761 Pte Ted Perring on the 1st June 22 aged 85. Ted served as a National Serviceman from Feb 1955-Feb1957. Completing his basic Trg at Resevoir Camp Gloucester. Upon joining the…
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About Us!

About Us! The Gloucestershire Regiment 28LXI1694 - 1994 Carrying more battle honours on our Colours than any other line regiment of the British Army.'By our deeds we are known' {source}<iframe width="560" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/PiLEuklLt4o" title="YouTube video player" frameborder="0" allow="accelerometer; autoplay; clipboard-write; encrypted-media; gyroscope; picture-in-picture; web-share" allowfullscreen></iframe>{/source} The video above shows images…
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The Death of 24907396 Pte Alan Alderman (AKN Stan)

24907396 Pte Alan Alderman (AKN Stan) Len Keeling reports that It is with great sadness that Alan Alderman passed away on the 8th August. Condolences have been sent to his wife Andrea in Cheltenham and to the family from the Regimental Association. Alan joined 1 Glosters in 1990 transferring to…
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The Death of 24121357  (William Charles George Wallace)

24121357  (William Charles George Wallace)  always known as George. He Joined 1 Glosters 1967  and served until 1973 in Chester,   Berlin,    Londonderry,   Honiton,   Minden,  Belfast. We learn that the funeral will take place at 1100hrs on 10 august 2022 at west Berkshire crematoriam Bath road Thatcham Berks RG19…
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The Death of WO2, 24388132 Graham “Jasper” Scarrott

WO2, 24388132 Graham “Jasper” Scarrott.  We are most grateful to Kayleigh for providing us with an excellent account of Graham's service life with the Glosters, The Intelligence Corps and after with the Ministry of Defence. Graham enlisted into the Army on 18th August 1975,  joining 1st Battalion Gloucestershire Regiment at…
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The Death of  24099263 WO2 Nick Bosquet

 24099263 WO2 Nick Bosquet, of the 1st Battalion Gloucestershire Regiment. Nick passed away on Thursday 21st July 2022 at Southmead Hospital Bristol as a result of pneumonia and a stroke.  The Regimental Association has sent sincere condolences to the family on behalf of all members and offered assistance at the…
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The Death of  24099263 WO2 Nick Bosquet

 24099263 WO2 Nick Bosquet, of the 1st Battalion Gloucestershire Regiment. Nick passed away on Thursday 21st July 2022 at Southmead Hospital Bristol as a result of pneumonia and a stroke.  The Regimental Association has sent sincere condolences to the family on behalf of all members and offered assistance at the…
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