Tag Archive: Suffolk Regiment

Visit to Wayne’s Keep – 10th November 2015

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Visit to Wayne’s Keep 10th November 2015   By Margaret Sheard….. When some of the British ex-servicemen visit North Cyprus for the Kyrenia Remembrance service at The Old British Cemetery, I usually organise… Continue reading

Cyprus Emergency Veterans and the National Memorial Arboretum

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Cyprus Emergency Veterans and the National Memorial Arboretum   By Chris Elliott…….. It seems hardly a week goes by now when we receive messages and information from readers who have stories to share… Continue reading

Suffolk Regiment “Old Boys” Christmas Reunion

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The Suffolk Regiment “Old Boys” Christmas Reunion By Margaret Sheard…. I have written quite a lot about some of the Suffolk Regiment lads who spent most of their national service days in Cyprus… Continue reading

Visit to Wayne’s Keep – November 2014

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Visit to Wayne’s Keep – November 2014 By Margaret Sheard…. Although I had arranged a visit to Wayne’s Keep for 4 of our ex-servicemen friends from the UK, we eventually joined together with… Continue reading

North Cyprus – Fingers the Goat – 1958/59 C Company Mascot, Suffolk Regiment

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Fingers the Goat – on parade in North Cyprus By Margaret Sheard Last year I wrote a lengthy article, in conjunction with Derek Chilvers, a British ex-serviceman, about his memories of the time… Continue reading

Visit to Wayne’s Keep by British ex-servicemen – November 2013

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Visit to Wayne’s Keep – November 2013 By Margaret Sheard Following last year’s Remembrance Service in Kyrenia, I was contacted by one of the ex-servicemen, Derek Chilvers, who had attended during his first… Continue reading

The Suffolk Regiment, Minden Day

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Minden Day Remembered By Margaret Sheard Earlier in the year I wrote an article about the memories of Cyprus by a British ex-serviceman, the information was supplied to me by Derek Chilvers who… Continue reading

British Army memories in Cyprus 1958-1959

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Memories of Cyprus and Absent Friends by a British ex-Serviceman By Margaret Sheard and Chris Elliott I have previously been doing research about Newman’s Farm in Kyrenia which is now the site of… Continue reading