7 Field Squadron R E 

IN LOVING MEMORY

Del Roberts, taken from us 2nd December 2016.  Funeral 15th December. details on notice board.

After a long hard battle. Jack was beaten by his illness. Served with Shiny 7  1965 - 1971

BESANT. Robert (Chunky) died peacefully on 18th December 2015, aged 74. Beloved husband of Olive and loving son to Lulu. Much loved father of Jason & Fletcher and Grampie to Esther, Emelia, Oscar, Verity, Harrison and Lottie. A service will be held at Taunton Crematorium on Wednesday 6th January 2016 at 1200hrs followed by a gathering of friends and family at Wine & Sausage, Corner House Hotel, Taunton after the service.

Eric Elgie, 2 Troop Early sixties. Passed away Thursday 26th November 2015. Eric the Sqn Joker alway's game for a laugh. Will be sadly missed.
Eric will be put to rest on Friday 12th December at Darlington Crematorium.

                                               Joe McGrath , Served 3 Troop,  Ripon Early 70s Died 1985 aged 54. no details.  R I  P  Joe

Eddie ( Paddy ) Erskine. Served with 2Tp mid to late 60s, much liked man always pleasant and helpfull.

Will be sadly missed.

Paddy will laid to rest at Harrogate Crematorium15th December 2014. Cause of death unknow


                                                                     R I P  Paddy



Steve Gollage. Served with Shiny  1979 - 1983.
Sadly  lost his battle against a Tumour in his Oesophagus and also possible liver cancer.

R I P Steve.


 

Roger ( Taff ) Lewis    


After a short battle with cancer, Taff passed away, 3rd November 2014.  Our sincere sympathy to his wife ,  Jane, a son Tom and daughter Sally and four grand daughters.

                                                                                                              R I P  Taff


    

Graham ( Smudger  ) Smith. 

t is with deep regret that I have to inform you that our friend and comrade Graham ( Smudge ) Smith passed away today 15 May 2014.

Our sincere sympathy and thoughts go to Sally and family at this sad time.

Graham will be laid to rest Friday 30th May 2014

Billy Inglis,  After a long brave fight with cancer Billy was taken from us to the big Belfry in the sky.

Billy's funeral is to be held at St Wilfrids RC Church Ripon on Friday 21st Feb 2014 at 11am.

Family flowers only please

John ( Doughy ) Baker After a long illness John passed away Friday 8th July 2011.

 John was Pronto 1966 - 1969 Much liked by all who knew him

 





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Tony ( Brummie ) Crawford After A long brave fight with cancer Tony finally lost his battle 3 rd July 2011.

 Tony will be laid to rest at Licky Church Friday 15th Jul 2011 at 12.00 Noon

 






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                                     Terry Mawhinney 7 Sqn Plant Tp Commander Mid 60s Passed away in Cyprus. 20th February    

                                     With sincere condolences from The Members of The Shiny 7  Association UBIQUE

 

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                                  Ron Freeman 1 Troop Sadly on 4th December 2010 Ron passed away after a brave fight with cancer.

                                  Our thoughts and prayers are with his family and friends 

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William ( Jock ) Bruce REME Attached Sadly on the 5th July 2010 After a long illness.

 Jock will be laid to rest 13th July 2010.  R I P Jock

 

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 Ronald Stanley Wakeford ( Plant Troop ) Sadly on 2nd August 2009 After a brave battle against cancer

  A man of great courage.  We will all miss you Ron.  R I  P

 

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 Sgt John Bell HQ Troop Details Uknown

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SSgt Jim Lund 2 Troop After an accident 22nd January 1974 (in Northern Ireland ) Died from injuries involving a helicopter tail roter

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Cpl Mick Hamill Mick died of a massive heart attack Sept 2009 .  He was 2Tp MT Cpl in the early 60's

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L/Cpl Fred  ( Paddy ) Humphries 3Tp Died after injures sustained while on Exercise 1966

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Spr Tony French Died in motorcycle accident while on leave in UK 1966

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WO2 Jock Wallace SSM late 60s early 70s Jock died of a brain haemorrage 2001. Prime Mover of the Ripon RUFC Fondly Remembered

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Arthur ( Jock ) Gyte 2Tp Jock died of a chest illness 2005 ?  Well Loved Member of Ripon Rugby Club

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Winston Francis ( Amos ) Burke 2Tp Amos died from cancer July 2007. Much liked and respected by all who knew him

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John ( Andy ) Anderson 2Tp Died from a brain tumour , Date unknown Andy was a great climber.

Director of Glenmore Lodge, Avimore Scottish Outdoor Activities Management Also much liked and respected by all who knew him

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Another two of our comrades, no details or Dates Paddy Murray & Paddy McCaully May the rest in peace

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Terry White Died of Brain Haemorrage 2005

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Jerry Heap SSM 7 Sqn early 60s No Details of cause or date of death

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WO2 (SSM ) Ian (Jock ) Donald. Aged 35.  Jock was Provo Sgt 2 Div, Became Recce Sgt 2Tp 7 Sqn..

 

23596747, Corps of Royal Engineers

Killed in action, age 35, on 24 May 1973

Killed by a booby trap bomb in a house at Cullaville. He was attached to the bomb disposal squad.

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