|Fred(Freddie) Almond (Rtg, Feb 64 to Sep 76)|
Joined 14th Signal Regt (L of C) Gloucester Feb 64 and worked shifts at ‘The Barrow,’ Boddington (Torn Tape and TARE). Lived in MQ’s Brockworth.
Had a great time....Capt Grant was my shift DSO. Bomb proof and on rockers but everytime it rained.......say no more!!
Left July 67. Couldn’t keep away so returned in Dec 1971 to Worcester to an even more exciting Regt.
Served in Caribbean, Gambia and Turkey, UK Exercises, stole trophies every exercise (memento’s you understand)...Catterick Garrison and Glasgow to name two were not pleased!! Great places, great lads. Also Squadron Admin SNCO and Families SNCO for those on detachment. Left Sep 1976.
|Feb 60 to May 60||26 Signal Regiment||Aug 63 to Feb 64||606 Borneo Signal Troop||Sep 68 to Dec 71||20 Armd Bde & Signal Sqn||March 1982||De-Mob|
|May 60 to Nov 60||23 Signal regiment||Feb 64 to Jul 67||14 Signal Regiment||Dec 71 to Sep 76||14 Signal Regiment|
|Dec 60 to Jan 63||16 Signal Regiment||Jul 67 to Apr 68||Bruin Trials||Sep 76 to Aug 81||HQ BAOR|
|Jun 63 to Aug 63||10 Signal Regiment||Apr 68 to Sep 68||7 Signal Regiment||Aug 81 to Mar 82||58 Signal Squadron|
|FOOD :-||Anything Braised....even a dead horse!||Apr 72 to Oct 72||BRITISH HONDURAS|
|Drinks :-||Real Ale, Whyte and Mackay Glasgow Special||Apr 73 to Apr 73||GAMBIA|
|Films :-||Touching the Void.||Aug 73 to Oct 73||TURKEY|
|Books :-||Wilbur Smith, Karen Maitland, EV Thompson||Sep 74 to Oct 74||BOLD GUARD|
|Music and Groups :-||All less Jazz as I do not understand it!|
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|Television :-||Homeland, Any Scandinavian Series.|
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