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Last Post – Paying our respects to Corps members who have sadly passed away

We are always grateful to families and friends for providing us with information about the passing of serving and retired members of The Royal Corps of Signals. Names are also added to the Corps online Memorial Book.

2018 – 19

RankSurnameForenameDate of Death (Year/Month)ServiceRemarks
LCplBriceStephen2019/061981-89
LCplElliottJoy2019/051971-75Derby Branch
SigFlemingJim2019/051958-64East London Branch
CplMcGregorAlex2019/051970-85
MajPartingtonFrank2019/051943-75
Lt ColWest MBEKen2019/051947-84Kent Dining Club RSA
SgtWilkinsonKevin2019/051966-83
SSgtAbbottCharles2019/041947-93
Lt ColCantle MBETerry2019/041944-81
SigElwickJohn (Jock)2019/041980-89
SigHiscocksRoy2019/041946-48
Maj GenMacFarlane CBWilliam (Bill) 2019/041947 -81
SgtMurphyAlan2019/041981-97
MajPodevinDavid2019/041963-89
SgtTymMaurice2019/041942-54
MajWhite TDJohn2019/041941-45 & 1950-57
CaptDownMartyn2019/031943-47 & 1952-60Regular and TA svc
ColHickman OBEGordon2019/031948-85
CplHullTony2019/031951-61Poole Branch
Lt ColJarrettMichael2019/031951-77
SSgtKayDouglas2019/031960-86
SigSpenceJohn (Tom)2019/031939-46
WO1StephensonJohn2019/031958-87West London Branch, Middx Yeomanry and 31 Sig Regt Assn
SgtWatsonPeter2019/031964 -79
SgtWilsonPeter2019/031964-79
SigBanksGordon2019/021956-58
CplBradfordDaniel2019/021954-62Blackpool Branch
CplCoxGraham2019/021939-46
WO2DodgsonThomas2019/021946-55Hartlepool Branch
CplElliottPam2019/021943-46Eastbourne Branch
CplLindsayGlen2019/021975-86
SSgtMillardEric (Taff)2019/021964–86
MajMiller TD TEMRon2019/021949-86Middx Yeomanry Assn, 31 Sig Regt Assn, West London Branch
SgtSouthgateLarry2019/021947-68
CplTaylorRon2019/021974-85Manchester Branch
SSgtAimableMichael2019/011948-66
CaptBroughtonVivienne2019/011943-61
SigBurridgeBill2019/011939-47
Lt ColCapon MBEDon2019/011943-85Bath Branch
SigDaviesOliver2019/011942-45
WO2Edwards MBETony2019/011951-98Birmingham Branch
Lt ColHornerGeoffrey2019/011941-74Air Frm Sigs OCA
CplKeoghMark2019/011985-94
BrigKingReginald2019/011949-87
LCplLeetMichael2019/011992-00
SgtLittlewoodBill2019/011965-76
SigMakewellGavin2019/011991-97
WO1McGrathJohn2019/011955-83Edinburgh Branch
LCplMooreTony2019/011967-75
LCplParkerOwen2019/011976-??
SigRatcliffeTony2019/011962-68
MajTannerLeslie2019/011962-96
MajWard TDFrederick2019/011951-79
MajAdamsMichael2018/121957-79
LtDelvesJames2018/121945-48
WO2FrancisJohn2018/121956-81
CplGwilliam Lance2018/121998-09
WO2HillTerry2018/121952-76Dorset Branch
WO1HuntJohn2018/121957-81
SgtLeetJohn2018/121952-70Newcastle Branch
CplMedfordNeville2018/121962-84
CplMilnesChris2018/121972-82
SigPennantJohn2018/121950-54Blackpool Branch
MajRobinsonBrian2018/121960-92
MajTaylorTony2018/121948-82
ColWright TD DL O.St.JLeslie2018/121939-67Sheffield Branch
Maj GenAlexander CB MBEPaul2018/111955-89
SigCrossBernard2018/111950-52
MajHeapsColin2018/111949-85
SigHobsonJohn2018/111941-46
SSgtJonesRobert2018/111956-85Liverpool Branch
MajPlummerJohn2018/111950-79
WO2RichardsonKen2018/111948-72
SgtSaffinWilliam (Bill)2018/111950-62
SigWilsonDonald2018/111946-48Air Frm Sigs OCA
PteWykeGloria2018/111953-57Newcastle Branch
CaptAlletsonJohn2018/101955-72Manchester Branch
CplBanksMick2018/101958-67
CplBoggMalcolm2018/101955-64Lincoln Branch
CaptBrownJohn2018/101954-67
u/kByrnePaul2018/101977-88
Lt ColHamiltonIan2018/101959-94
MajHamilton-WilliamsJohn2018/101952-70
Lt ColMcCannMike2018/101958-83
MajPostlethwaiteBryan2018/101955-77
SgtPriddyLaurie2018/101967-87Bristol Branch
SigStaienJohn2018/101957-61
LCplStephensonCarol2018/101944-47Poole Branch
CplThomsonPaul2018/101996-14
SgtVellaAndrew2018/101962-84
SSgtWicksGlen2018/101979-93Middlesbrough Branch
SigWoodsJohn2018/101952-56
LCplJordanouAnna2018/021989-93
SigTharbyLeslie2018/011952-54
MajWebbClifford2010/051952-93

Funeral Information

The funeral of Jim Fleming will take place on Tuesday 18th June at 1240 hrs at South Essex Crematorium, Ockendon Road, Corbets Tey, Upminster RM14 2UY.  A wake will be held afterwards at Dagenham and Redbridge Football Club, Victoria Road, Dagenham RM10 7XL

Royal Corps of Signals Memorial Book

The Corps Memorial Book is open to anyone wishing set up a ‘celebration page’ in memory of a loved one or friend. The opportunity is also there to make a donation to the Royal Signals Benevolent Fund in memory of someone special.

Corps Memorial Book Entry