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August 13th 2017
04:20:11 AM
What is your name?  

Anne

Did you serve in Aden  

no

How did you find this website?  

searching for a soldier

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In 1965 I met a young soldier at Gatwick Airport. He was leaving for Aden. We had a few hours to spare and so we talked. We corresponded for some months but by letters were intercepted by my parents. The last one that I received was when I was in the hospital with a bone tumour in my leg. In his letter he told me that he had been wounded in the leg. My parents would not allow me to correspond further as I was 17 years of age. I only know that he was stationed near London and that his name is Tony and he was wounded in 1966. Any help in finding Tony would be greatly appreciated. I have thought about him throughout the years and wondered how his life continued. My dad was in the military at the time when I met Tony.

Sincerely

Anne (Cuthbert) Kelly

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August 1st 2017
08:07:44 AM
What is your name?  

Nev Hancy

Did you serve in Aden  

Yes 1959

Served with? (Unit)  

The 1st Northamptonshire Regiment

How did you find this website?  

Looking for Aden

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The 1st Northamptonshire Regiment NEXT REUNION will be on the 6-6-2018

Dear All
The 1st NORTHAMPTONSHIRE`s Next REUNION will be held at the same Hotel as before, at the address below on the 6-6-2018, starting at 12 oclock.
The Hotel has a big carpark, we will be having a roast dinner which is always very good.
Looking for all from 13th 14th and 15th platoons (Feb 20th 1958 to Feb 18th 1960) D Company, and all others from Ex Northamptonshire Regiment.

Kind Regards
Nev Hancy (Frank)



BEST WESTERN Heath Court Hotel
Moulton Road
Newmarket
Suffolk
England
CB8 8DY
Tel 01638 676392

If you want The OLD BRITAINS SMALLWARS send me your e-mail address and I will send it to you. my email is nev.hancy@gmail.com

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July 31st 2017
10:00:25 AM
What is your name?  

Karen Krelle

Did you serve in Aden  

No

How did you find this website?  

Internet

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Hello
I\'m trying to find information on my dad,he died three years ago.He was a rifleman in raf regiment in Aden in (I think) the early 1950\'s.
He was 18-19 years old and was born 03.03.1933.
All I have is his regiment badge which shows two crossed rifles and says 55 squadron Royal Air Force regiment.If anyone could give me any info or pointers I would be grateful,thank you so much.
I\'m confused because every time I try and find info the only badge is one arm holding a spear.
His name was Dennis Leslie Thomas Holman ,always known as Den unless he was in trouble !,I have photos but no other info,other than he lost his best mate out there whose name was Jonah,I only add that because it\'s an unusual name.Thank you x

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July 30th 2017
03:31:26 PM
What is your name?  

Walter McLaren

Did you serve in Aden  

YES

Served with? (Unit)  

Royal Engineers

How did you find this website?  

Passed to me by Gordan Slater on another site.

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I write on behalf of SAPPER Walter McLaren based in Ripon and serving in Aden 1960 1964. Were you in Aden at that time and did you know him?

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July 27th 2017
08:55:21 PM
What is your name?  

PETER WARNER

Did you serve in Aden  

Yes 1964 / 65

Served with? (Unit)  

2nd Battalion Coldstream Guards

How did you find this website?  

Was a member many years ago

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Would like to rejoin. Can\'t remember my number. Have moved around the world since. We now live in Andalucia

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July 27th 2017
07:26:42 AM
What is your name?  

Mike Jewson

Did you serve in Aden  

yes 1965/66

Served with? (Unit)  

45 Cdo Royal Marines (X coy)

How did you find this website?  

Researching the internet

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Putting together power point presentation with over 200 slides taken in various locations whilst in Aden.

Based in Little Aden. Most of the time \'up country\' in the Radfan. Dhala, Habylain, Ad Dimna

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June 28th 2017
03:58:23 AM
What is your name?  

Peter Murray

Did you serve in Aden  

Yes 1967

Served with? (Unit)  

HQ Aden Brigade

How did you find this website?  

Looked it up

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Would like to make contact with anyone who served in the Brigade Headquarters, Singapore Lines. Roger Wroe? Had my 21st there and didn\'t feel well the next day!

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June 23rd 2017
08:46:28 PM
What is your name?  

Brian Kelly

Did you serve in Aden  

Yes 1962 - 1964

Served with? (Unit)  

RAF

How did you find this website?  

Via Google

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Remembering Cpl L Dean RASC, L/Cpl Jeffery Royal Marines, Signalman R B Leech Royal Sgnals and Driver R A Morley RASC who died this day in 1963 during an \'Up Country\' expedition.

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June 21st 2017
07:58:18 AM
What is your name?  

keith Panter

Did you serve in Aden  

Yes

Served with? (Unit)  

47th Regt RA, 3 Battery

How did you find this website?  

looking for Aden Veterans

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I thought I would find lots of Royal Artillery on this site

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May 30th 2017
10:53:58 AM
What is your name?  

Ronald Duke

Did you serve in Aden  

yes 66/67

Served with? (Unit)  

521 stre

How did you find this website?  

Already a member

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Wish to here from any nursing staff and patients, paddy and postie at RAF Khormaskar early 67 I was a patient after being injured by a A P mine and any sappers from 521stre

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May 22nd 2017
09:22:48 AM
What is your name?  

Peter Rawlings

Did you serve in Aden  

Yes May-Nov \'67

Served with? (Unit)  

78 Sqn RAF

How did you find this website?  

via Pprune, a pilot\'s website

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Fascinating. I\'ve passed it on to all the ex 78 pilots I know, so you may get more visitors

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May 22nd 2017
08:19:41 AM
What is your name?  

Nev Hancy

Did you serve in Aden  

Yes Feb 1959 to Feb 1960

Served with? (Unit)  

The 1st Northamptonshire Regiment

How did you find this website?  

Looking for Aden on Google

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Dear All
The 1st Northamptonshire Regiment`s Next REUNION will be held at the same Hotel as before, at the address below on the 7-6-2017, starting at 12 oclock.
The Hotel has a big carpark, we will be having a roast dinner which is always very good.
Looking for all from 13th 14th and 15th platoons (Feb 20th 1958 to Feb 18th 1960) D Company, and all others from Ex Northamptonshire Regiment.

Kind Regards
Nev Hancy (Frank)
If you want the OLD BRITAINS-SMALLWARS send me your e-mail and I will send it to you my e-mail is nev.hancy@gmail.com

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May 19th 2017
08:14:53 AM
What is your name?  

Tam Lynch

Did you serve in Aden  

Yes[[twice]

Served with? (Unit)  

7Sqn rct

How did you find this website?  

just browsing and remembering some good and bad days

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spent six months in radfan(Al milah camp) att engeneers building road up to habylain. 1966.then may to november 1967 att 1 para radfan camp.based mainly in sheik othman as therewhen uprising began 20 june my mate initially thought it was somebody shooting ****hawks Sad day

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April 26th 2017
11:55:19 PM
What is your name?  

Charlie Cameron Carruthers

Did you serve in Aden  

yes

Served with? (Unit)  

Communications Centre Aden, Steamer Point

How did you find this website?  

I`m an Aden Veterans Association member

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I`m looking for anyone who served in the Commcen between June 1963 to June 1965 especial Cpl Roy Clifford, Cpl Ray Quant, WO Davies BEM Sgt Mckinlay FS Jackson and anyone involved with the PMUB church ,Church Of The Rock at Steamer Point.

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April 18th 2017
03:43:17 AM
What is your name?  

Elizabeth buchan

Did you serve in Aden  

No

How did you find this website?  

A friend

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Hello am looking for a Andrew Barton who was in rha in Aden think dates were 1965 to 1967 who knew a nurse in raf named Elizabeth macpherson it\'s very important that I find him I hope someone can help thank you

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April 11th 2017
05:17:01 AM
What is your name?  

james sturrock

Did you serve in Aden  

yes

Served with? (Unit)  

47 light air defence regt

How did you find this website?  

just looking for aden

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ne day looking at silk maps with son/in/law 45 cmd arbroath exabition
just memories,

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April 7th 2017
03:44:58 AM
What is your name?  

James Richardson

Did you serve in Aden  

No but my dad did John Barry Richardson

Served with? (Unit)  

Northamtonshire Regt,

How did you find this website?  

google

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He was national service, worked in the MT and was up country for a bit.He has his 80th soon and I need some info but it would be great if a few of his old mates from back then could attend.

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February 20th 2017
03:22:29 AM
What is your name?  

Nev Hancy

Did you serve in Aden  

Yes Feb 1959 to Feb 1960

Served with? (Unit)  

The 1st Northamptonshire Regiment

How did you find this website?  

Looking for Aden on Google

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The 1st Northamptonshire Regiment NEXT Reunion on the 7-6-2017 address below.
BEST WESTERN Heath COURT Hotel
Moulton Road
Newmarket
Suffolk
Tel 01638 676392
Kind Regards Nev Hancy
(Frank)

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February 20th 2017
02:46:00 AM
What is your name?  

Nev Hancy

Served with? (Unit)  

The 1st Northamptonshire Regiment

How did you find this website?  

Looking for Aden on Google

Please enter your comments?  

Dear All
The 1st Northamptonshire Regiment`s Next REUNION will be held at the same Hotel as before, at the address below on the 7-6-2017, starting at 12 oclock.
The Hotel has a big carpark, we will be having a roast dinner which is always very good.
Looking for all from 13th 14th and 15th platoons (Feb 20th 1958 to Feb 18th 1960) D Company, and all others from Ex Northamptonshire Regiment.

Kind Regards
Nev Hancy (Frank)
If you want the OLD BRITAINS-SMALLWARS send me your e-mail and I will send it to you my e-mail is nev.hancy@gmail.com

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February 1st 2017
01:00:44 AM
What is your name?  

Michael Gregory

Did you serve in Aden  

Yes

Served with? (Unit)  

RAF

How did you find this website?  

From a friend

Please enter your comments?  

LOOKING FOR OLD MATES

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