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Ex Forces Action Network (EFAN)

The next  Veterans Garage event, organised by the Ex Forces Action Network (EFAN) will be held on Wednesday 3 October 2018.

Location: Terminal Building, City Airport and Heliport, Liverpool Road, Eccles, Manchester, M30 7SA.

Please note: The event is held …

A Para in Palestine

From the Tyne to the Jordan and back again – A Para in Palestine; Recollections from 1947-48.

Vincent Leonard – late Acting (unpaid) Sergeant 2Para

[Into one of the most complex, bitter and long-standing conflicts in history, involving religious,

Korean War MIA/No Known Grave

The “Glorious Glosters” feature heavily on the database of soldiers killed in Korea with no known grave. The Gloucestershire Regiment was already unique in history for being allowed to wear a cap badge on the front and rear of their

DAKOTA FZ626 MEMORIAL

Dakota FZ626 arrived at ‘V’ around 16.30 pm local time. FZ626 descended to 500 ft (150m) at a speed of 120 m/ph (190 km/h), to be able to safely drop its load. It got caught in the fire of the …

CHRISTMAS HAMPERS 2018

The Airborne Forces Security Fund is to provide Christmas Hampers again this year and they are to be distributed to proven Ex-Airborne soldiers or their dependants, in need. They do not have to be members of the Parachute Regimental Association.

D-Day, Dakota Veterans Appeal

RHQ have received a request for assistance in the making of a new programme for Channel 4. Sarah Swift from North One Television, a production company in Birmingham that are producing a new programme for Channel 4 that will commemorate …