PEGASUS NETWORK LUNCH

Pegasus Network Lunch – 19th October
A reminder that the next lunch is this Thursday 19th October.

The speaker is Major General Chip Chapman, now a highly regarded media commentator on terrorism and international affairs. He will be speaking on …

13 PARA Film

Sonder Pictures are developing a major new war film depicting the 13th Parachute Battalion’s role in the Normandy Invasion and the subsequent Battle for Normandy. They have reached out to the Association to appeal to members and historians with a …

PEGASUS NETWORK LUNCH

The next Pegasus Network Lunch is on Thursday 17th August. Normally the club is closed in August but this is their last day before closing for leave.

The speaker is Richard Skaife who will talk on German SIGINT during WW2.…

Remembrance Day 2017

THE CLOSING DATE FOR SUBMITTING YOUR DETAILS IS 15 SEPTEMBER 2017

REMEMBRANCE DAY PARADE 2017

Remembrance Sunday, which falls on 12 November in 2017, is a day for the nation to remember and honor those who have sacrificed themselves to

Old Comrades Association

We recently received a photograph of an ‘Old Comrade’s Association’ badge asking for an explanation about it’s background. The ‘Old Comrade’s Association was the forerunner to The Parachute Regimental Association.

It is believed that the change of name was around …

PRA NEWSLETTER – JULY 2017

Please see below the latest Association Newsletter. This is produced at the beginning of every month to keep you up to date with various topics, news and events from across the Regiment. If you would like to submit anything for

Highest Award for Rochdale PRA

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Brian Lamb, Wayne Rostron and Fitz Osborne

Rochdale Parachute Regimental Association has been awarded The Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service.

The Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service is the highest award given to …

Blackbushe 75

Blackbushe Airport is 75 this year and on 1 & 2 July 17 there is a big celebration going on. In the 1950’s it was regularly used by the Parachute Regiment, being so close to Aldershot.
For anyone who would …

Do you know Sgt HAJ Browse?

Patrick Kelly, the Treasurer of the Blackbutt Returned Services League Sub-Branch in Australia has been in touch with RHQ PARA. Most of their members are from 3rd Battalion Royal Australian Regiment. One of their members found a Pewter Mug at …

Pegasus Forces Lodge

A LODGE FOUNDED PRIMARILY FOR THE CONVENIENCE OF SERVING AND EX-SERVING MEMBERS OF THE AIRBORNE FORCES AND THOSE CLOSELY CONNECTED.

The Motto of the lodge:-

SUPERBE SERVUINT — “PROUDLY WE SERVE.”

Membership commenced and has remained in the 80/90 range, …