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This was the old training regt before Gib Barracks opened at Camberley in 1979. Basic Training MT Training was carried out at the old Gibralter Barracks 50/60s
1959-55 Sqn was the regular training Sqn and 56 was the National Service training Sqn. The MT training was based in Balloon Square. I returned to MT Sqn then 56 in 1963 after 3 years in Malaya
I was at 4trre Gib bks for a few months in july 1952 quite enjoyedit pass my driving test there, then posted of tof Singapore attached to the Royal Signals at Tyersal Camp.
Hi all you old boys from the Royal Engineers, I would like to get intouch with any one who was at General Survey Section RE's at Tyersal Camp Singapore 1953 -1954,
Jake Jones is looking for you
I was in c company RE Cheppstow in 1965/68 any old boys out there ???????
Chepstow 1965 // 1968 c component
Anyone out there recall being being part of 55 Sqn? Lcpl Plaice was our NCO i/c.
I was a finalist in the Regimental Boxing Championships - lost to Spr Belton of 56 Sqn. Spent most of our pay in the NAAFI in town - them QARANC girls certainly knew how to spend your money!
© Gordon Brady 2011
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