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WFR50 28TH FEBRUARY 2020 REUNION EVENING TO CELEBRATE 50TH ANNIVERSARY  OF AMALGAMATION

Worcester Branch are organising a WFR 50th Anniversary Reunion Evening at Barbourne Ex Services Club, The Moors, Worcester WR1 3ED for WFRA Branches, Association members and all ex WFR soldiers in Worcestershire and the West Midlands area on the evening of 28th February 2020. The evening of the 28th February will consist of, a march on of Branch Standards at 19:00hrs and a drumming display TBC.  Pte Derby and handlers will be in Attendance . This will be followed by a welcome address and bar open at 19:30hrs. Music will be from the 1970`s, 80`s, 90`s and 2000`s. Food will be provided. This will be a ticketed event at £10 per person. The total amount of people for the event is 200.

Dress code is (smart dress), Blazer Regimental tie, lounge suit or jacket with Regimental tie.

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Page 7, Newsletters from RHQ are usually on site as soon as I receive them.

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PAGE 9, COMBAT STRESS HELPLINE.

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PULL OVERS  AND POLO SHIRTS (BOTTLE GREEN) WITH EMBROIDERED BADGES FOR

WORCESTERSHIRE REGIMENT AND WORCESTERSHIRE AND SHERWOOD FORESTERS  (WFR)  REGIMENT ONLY.

ORDERS BEING TAKEN. DETAILS & PHOTOS PAGE 6 NEWS / ANNOUNCEMENTS

 

NEWS!! ORTHOPAEDIC SURGERY      PAGE 6 'NEWS ANNOUNCEMENTS'   POSTED 27TH MAY 2017    & 18TH JULY 2017. 

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PAGES 7 & 12, NEWSLETTERS 1 & OBITUARIES. 24184623 WO2 Trevor Dennis KEMP. 

ADDED 2ND NOVEMBER 2019.

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PAGES 7 & 12, NEWSLETTER 1 7 OBITUARIES.    LT COL (RET`D) DOUGLAS 'DOUGIE' BRIDGES TD MBE.

WO2 GLEN WILKINSON.

22319941 PTE DENNIS TIDESWELL.

ADDED 25TH OCTOBER 2019.

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PAGES 7 & 12. NEWSLETTERS 1 & OBITUARIES.   22317138 Walter Pearce. 

ADDED 4TH OCTOBER 2019.

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PAGE 5, DATES FOR MEETINGS EVENTS. (AND AT TOP OF THIS PAGE).

WFR50 28TH FEBRUARY 2020 REUNION EVENING TO CELEBRATE 50TH ANNIVERSARY  OF AMALGAMATION

ADDED 29TH SEPTEMBER 2019.

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PAGES 5 & 7, DATES FOR MEETINGS / EVENTS & NEWSLETTER 1.

DATES FOR MEETINGS 2020 & GHELUVELT ANNUAL SERVICE, BUFFET.

ASSOCIATION NEWSLETTER.

ADDED 27TH SEPTEMBER 2019.

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PAGES 7, 12 & 16, NEWSLETTERS 1, OBITUARIES & LOST FRIENDS. 

FUNERAL NOTICE 14973325 Pte Victor Arthur HARRISON.

Donald Topliss Cpl Barry Tennant and Pte Kevin O’Shea, both of whom he served with in Berlin, with 1 WFR.

Neil Hughes (ex R Irish) is looking for Pat Hallett who was with WFR.  

ADDED 20TH SEPTEMBER 2019

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PAGES 7 & 12 , NEWSLETTERS 1 & OBITUARIES

 14973325 Pte Victor Arthur HARRISON.

ADDED 16TH SEPTEMBER 2019.

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PAGE 7, ASSOCIATION NEWSLETTER 

PAGES 15 & 16 GUESTBOOK AND LOST FRIENDS. TONY COPESTICK LOOKING FOR   ERIC 'COSY' COSGROVE.

ADDED 9TH SEPTEMBER 2019.

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PAGES 7 & 12, NEWSLETTERS 1 & OBITUARIES.  14973325 Pte Victor Arthur HARRISON.

ADDED 16TH SEPTEMBER 2019.

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PAGES 7 & 12, NEWSLETTERS 1 & OBITUARIES. 24693233 LCpl Brian Anthony Simms, (Simmo) .

ADDED 31ST AUGUST 2019

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PAGE 7, ASSOCIATION NEWSLETTER.

ADDED 16TH AUGUST 2019.

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PAGES 7 & 12, NEWSLETTERS 1 & OBITUARIES.  24122406 CPL PETE PARKIN.   FUNERAL DETAILS KEITH HORNER.

ADDED 9TH AUGUST 2019.

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 PAGES 7 & 12, NEWSLETTERS 1 & OBITUARIES. 
4986009 CPL William Henry Birdsell.

ADDED 2ND AUGUST 2019

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PAGES 7 & 12, NEWSLETTERS 1 & OBITUARIES. OBITUARY COL. HERON.  FUNERAL DETAILS BILL DAKIN.

ADDED 26TH JULY 2019.

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PAGES 7 & 12, NEWSLETTERS 1 & OBITUARIES.   432312 LT COL PETER FREDERICK WALKER.    23250887 L/Cpl BILL DAKIN.

485743 COLONEL CHARLES ALAN COLIN HERON O.B.E.

ADDED 19TH JULY 2019

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PAGES 7 & 12 NEWSLETTERS 1 & OBITUARIES.  Lt Andrew Campbell Rodger.

ADDED 14TH JULY 2019.

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PAGES 7 & 12 NEWSLETTERS 1 & OBITUARIES. 481136 Major David Collins

ADDED 5TH JULY 2019.

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PAGES 7 & 12, NEWSLETTERS 1 & OBITUARIES. 

21ST JUNE  22672923 SGT MAURICE KILMINSTER.

24TH JUNE FUNERAL DETAILS SGT MAURICE KILMINSTER. 

DEATH NOTICE MAJOR DAVID COLLINS OF MALVERN

PAGE 5 DATES MEETINGS EVENTS. WREATH LAYING SERVICE 19TH JULY 2019.

ADDED JULY 3RD 2019.

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PAGES 7 & 12, OBITUARIES & NEWSLETTER 1. 22587246 Cpl Alfred Nicklin

ADDED 20 JUNE 2019

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PAGES 7 & 12, NEWSLETTERS 1 & OBITUARIES. 24122865 Pte William 'Billy' Gillies 

ADDED 7TH JUNE 2019

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PAGES 7 & 12, NEWSLETTERS 1 & OBITUARIES.  14420659 Pte William (Bill) Wilson Edwardes BEM Ld'H.

FUNERAL DETAILS

The funeral of Lt Col Peter Holmes.

ADDED 2ND JUNE 2019.

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PAGE 5 , DATES EVENTS MEETINGS. 
TIMINGS FOR REUNION

PAGES 7 & 12, NEWSLETTER1 & OBITUARIES. Lt Col P K Holmes

ADDED 17TH MAY 2019

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PAGES 1 & 7 , NEWSLETTERS 1 & OBITUARIES. 22139398 Pte Edgar Arthur FOTHERINGHAM

FUNERAL DETAILS FOR 24660944 CAPT JAMES ‘JIM’ STEWART

ADDED 10TH MAY 2019

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PAGES 7 & 8 NEWSLETTER 1 & OBITUARIES.  WO2 22352901 Maurice 'Smudger, Mo, or Nozzer' Smith,

12TH APRIL 2019

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PAGES 7 & 12, NEWSLETTERS 1 & OBITUARIES. WO1 (former secretary Worcester Branch) Maurice 'Mo' Smith .

ADDED 5TH APRIL 2019.

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PAGE 5, DATES FOR MEETINGS/EVENTS.

DATES FOR DIARIES AND 27TH APRIL WFR BENCH UNVEILING GHELUVELT PARK WORCESTER.

ADDED 27TH MARCH 2019.

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PAGES 15 & 16, GUESTBOOK & LOST FRIENDS

I am looking for people who knew my grandfather Thomas John Pomeroy .

ADDED 25TH MARCH 2019.

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PAGES 7 & 12, NEWSLETTER 1 & OBITUARIES. 14491287 PTE FRANK LEONARDI.

ADDED 8TH MARCH 2109.

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PAGES 7 & 12, NEWSLETTER 1 & OBITUARIES. 311456 CAPT. PETER REX LANGHAM MC.

MRS JUDITH FRISBY.

ADDED 5TH MARCH 2018

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PAGE 7 & 12. NEWSLETTER 1 & OBITUARIES.  RIDLEY Vivian Howard MBE QGM: 426990 Lt Col.

ADDED 17TH FEBRUARY 2019.

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PAGE 7 & 12, NEWSLETTER 1 & OBITUARIES. 14577577 Sgt T. C. Dutton.

ADDED 2ND FEBRUARY 2019.

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PAGES 7 & 12, NEWSLETTER 1 & OBITUARIES.

 Mrs Mary Clare HINCE (11TH JAN 2019).

  23218301 WO2 Mike Prince

PAGE 9, COMBAT STRESS.  NHS MENTAL HEATH CARE FOR VETERANS

ADDED 20TH JANUARY 2019.

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PAGES 7 & 12, NEWSLETTERS 1 & OBITUARIES. 23766628 Pte Kenneth WILKINSON .

PAGE 2, WELCOME. CHRISTMAS MESSAGE.

PAGE 6, NEWS ANNOUNCEMENTS. WFR MEMORIAL BENCH FUNDRAISING. (ALSO AT TOP OF THIS PAGE)

ADDED 21ST DECEMBER 2018.

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PAGES 7 & 12, NEWSLETTERS 1& OBITUARIES

Charles BERESFORD of Matlock,

ADDED 7TH DEEMBER 2018.

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PAGES 7 & 12, NEWSLETTERS 1 & OBITUARIES. 

 In-pensioner 21012363 WOI Charles Edward SHRIMPTON of Royal Hospital Chelsea .

PTE CHARLES GEORGE HARDING.

LINDA MILLWARD.

ADDED 3OTH NOVEMBER 2018

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PAGE 12, OBITUARIES, FUNERAL DETAILS FOR 23708382 CSgt Frederick 'Tanky82' TAYLOR, 

ADDED 21ST NOVEMBER 2018.

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PAGES 7 & 12, NEWSLETTERS 1 & OBITUARIES.

23946789 LCPL ERIC 'DANNY' SHOOTER. 

24134213 PTE TRENCE 'TERRY' PLATTS.

23708382 CSGT FREDERICK 'TANKY 82' TAYLOR.

ADDED 18TH NOVEMBER 2018.

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PAGE 5, DATES FOR MEETINGS / EVENTS / PARADES. 2019 DATES FOR BRANCH AND COMMITTEE MEETINGS.

ADDED 14TH NOVEMBER 2018.

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PAGE 7 NEWSLETTER 1. ASSOCIATION NEWSLETTER.

ADDED19TH oCTOBER 2018.

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PAGES 7 & 12, NEWSLETTER 1 & OBITUARIES,  22072310 PTE TERENCE ‘TANK ’ TAYLOR .

ADDED 5TH OCTOBER 2018.

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PAGES 7 & 12, NEWSLETTERS 1 & OBITUARIES.  24553398 PTE GLEN "ROSIE" T ROSE.     484882 MAJ ANDREW HENRY HOPKINS.

ADDED 28TH SEPTEMBER 2018.

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PAGES 7 & 12, NEWSLETTER 1 & OBITUARIES.

4979024 LCPL WILLIAM FRANK MELLOR.

23791698 PTE PETER JOHN(JACK) PICKARD.

24173927 PTE DAVID MEADOWS.

PAGE 5, DATES FOR MEETINGS / EVENTS. DETAILS OF BELOW ON THIS PAGE.

SUN 23RD SEPT. NMA FEW PLACES LEFT ON COACH.

FRI 28TH SEPT. FILM ST HELENS CHURH FILMSHOW WOMEN WW1.

SAT 13TH OCT. WFRA AGM. 

SAT - SUN, 20-21ST OCT. ARTS CRAFT + WW1 COMMEMORATIVE SERVICE.

SAT 27TH OCT. POPPY LAUNCH.

SUN 28TH OCT GHELUVELT SERVICE.

WEDS 31ST OCT. GHELUVELT DAY, SHORT SERVICE AT STONE.

SUN 11TH NOV. REMEMBRANCE SUNDAY - BEACON OF LIGHT.

TUES 27TH NOV. BRANCH MEETING CANCELLED

TUES 11TH DEC. NEW DATE BRANCH MEETING

THURS 15 NOV. OMBERSLEY CHURCH SERVICE. FOR SCHOOLS.

ADDED 21ST SEPTEMBER 2018.

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PAGE 5, DATES FOR MEETINGS / EVENTS. 20TH & 21ST OCTOBER 2018 ST PETERS GARDEN CENTRE ARTS & CRAFTS & WREATH LAYING CEREMONY IN RESPECT OF END WW1.

ADDED 20TH SEPTEMBER 2018.

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PAGES 7 & 12, NEWSLETTER 1 & OBITUARIES.

PTE 23791698 PETER JOHN(JACK)  PICKARD. 

LCPL 4979024 WILLIAM FRANK MELLOR.   

PTE 24173927 DAVID MEADOWS

ADDED 21ST SEPTEMBER 2018

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PAGE 12 OBITUARIES. 22310908 (Rank Unknown) Raymond Percival Quin FUNERAL YESTERDAY 13TH SEPT.

ADDED 14TH SEPTEMBER 2018.

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PAGES 7 & 12, NEWSLETTER 1 & OBITUARIES. LCPL HAROLD WILLIAM WOOD.  MR TONY MILLWARD BEM.

ADDED 7TH SEPTEMBER 2018.

 

 

 

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