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REGIMENTAL EVENTS DIARY 2019

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REGIMENTAL EVENTS DIARY 2019 – as at 28 February 2019 – New events and updates are shown in RED

JANUARY

 


FEBRUARY  

Tuesday 19th – The ashes of Sergeant Bill Speakman VC were interred at Pusan military cemetery, Korea.


MARCH

Saturday 9th – London & Sothern Counties Branch AGM – 1130 hrs, The Warwick Public House, 25 Warwick Way, Pimlico, London SW1V 1QT – followed by lunch

Wednesday 13th – Lanark Branch AGM


APRIL

Friday 5th – RRS Officer’s Dinner, Edinburgh

Thursday 25th – Gallipoli Day

 


MAY

Sunday 12th – Gallipoli Service at The Royal Hospital Chelsea (Parade at 10.30 am).
Thursday 16th – London & Southern Counties Branch General Meeting, TA Centre, 95 Horseferry Road, London SW1 at 6.00 pm.

Friday 24th – Regimental Golf Competition.
Sunday 26th – The KOSB Challenge Cup Race, Kelso


JUNE.
Saturday 1st – Colonel’s Rehearsal of Trooping the Colour, Scotland Office, Whitehall. (Arrival recommended between 10 and 10.15 am.) Further details from London & Southern Counties Branch.
Monday 3rd – Friday 7th – Arnhem Battlefield Tour.
Thursday 6th June –  Founder’s Day Parade, Royal Hospital, Chelsea
Wednesday 19th – Officers’ Club London Lunch


JULY

Friday 26th – Minden Golf Competition
Saturday 27th – Minden Celebration Berwick


AUGUST

Thursday 1st – Minden Day


SEPTEMBER

Thursday 12th – KOSB Malaya and Borneo Veterans Dinner.


OCTOBER
Thursday 10th – London & Southern Counties Branch General Meeting, TA Centre, 95 Horseferry Road, London SW1 at 6.00 pm
Saturday 19th – 1KOSB Signal Platoon reunion.


NOVEMBER

Thursday 7th – Official Opening of the Field of Remembrance, Westminster Abbey – 11.00 am. (Ticket only event; entry before 10.30 am.)

Saturday 9th  – Service and Cross Planting, KOSB Regimental plot, Field of Remembrance, Westminster Abbey.

Saturday 9th  – London & Southern Counties Branch Autumn Lunch at 12 noon in the Victory Services Club, London.

Sunday 10th – National Remembrance Parade, the Cenotaph, London.

Friday 15th – Cruickshank Dinner, St Boswells.


DECEMBER


NOTIFICATIONS 7/19

CSM ‘Eck’ Patterson – It is with deep regret that we inform you of the death of  Eck Patterson of 4/5th KOSB who died at Annan aged 92.on Sunday 24th February.  Eck is sitting on the right shoulder of Bill Speakman VC.

 

 

MEMORIES – MINDEN DAY OSNABRUCK 1982

PDH