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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
SgtWatsonPeter2019/031964 - 79
WO1StephensonJohn2019/031958-87West London Branch, Middx Yeomanry and 31 Sig Regt Assn
CplHullTony2019/031951-61Poole Branch
ColHickman OBEGordon2019/031948-85
CaptDownMartyn2019/031943-47 & 1952-60Regular and TA svc
SigSpenceJohn (Tom)2019/031939 - 1946
CplLindsayGlen2019/021975-86
CplTaylorRon2019/021974-85Manchester Branch
SSgtMillardEric (Taff)2019/021964–86
SigBanksGordon2019/021956-58
CplBradfordDaniel2019/021954-62Blackpool Branch
MajMiller TD TEMRon2019/021949-86Middx Yeomanry Assn, 31 Sig Regt Assn, West London Branch
SgtSouthgateLarry2019/021947-68
WO2DodgsonThomas2019/021946-55Hartlepool Branch
CplElliottPam2019/021943-46Eastbourne Branch
CplCoxGraham2019/021939-46
LCplLeetMichael2019/011992-00
SigMakewellGavin2019/011991-97
CplKeoghMark2019/011985-94
LCplParkerOwen2019/011976-??
LCplMooreTony2019/011967-75
SgtLittlewoodBill2019/011965-76
MajTannerLeslie2019/011962-96
SigRatcliffeTony2019/011962-68
WO1McGrathJohn2019/011955-83Edinburgh Branch
WO2Edwards MBETony2019/011951-98Birmingham Branch
MajWard TDFrederick2019/011951-91
BrigKingReginald2019/011949-87
SSgtAimableMichael2019/011948-66
Lt ColCapon MBEDon2019/011943-85Bath Branch
CaptBroughtonVivienne2019/011943-61
SigDaviesOliver2019/011942-45
Lt ColHornerGeoffrey2019/011941-74Air Frm Sigs OCA
SigBurridgeBill2019/011939-47
CplGwilliam Lance2018/121998-09
CplMilnesChris2018/121972-82
CplMedfordNeville2018/121962-84
MajRobinsonBrian2018/121960-92
WO1HuntJohn2018/121957-81
MajAdamsMichael2018/121957-79
WO2FrancisJohn2018/121956-81
WO2HillTerry2018/121952-76Dorset Branch
SgtLeetJohn2018/121952-70Newcastle Branch
SigPennantJohn2018/121950-54Blackpool Branch
MajTaylorTony2018/121948-82
LtDelvesJames2018/121945-48
ColWright TD DL O.St.JLeslie2018/121939-67Sheffield Branch
SSgtJonesRobert2018/111956-85Liverpool Branch
Maj GenAlexander CB MBEPaul2018/111955-89
PteWykeGloria2018/111953-57Newcastle Branch
MajPlummerJohn2018/111950-79
SgtSaffinWilliam (Bill)2018/111950-62
SigCrossBernard2018/111950-52
MajHeapsColin2018/111949-85
WO2RichardsonKen2018/111948-72
SigWilsonDonald2018/111946-48Air Frm Sigs OCA
SigHobsonJohn2018/111941-46
CplThomsonPaul2018/101996-14
SSgtWicksGlen2018/101979-93Middlesbrough Branch
u/kByrnePaul2018/101977-88
SgtPriddyLaurie2018/101967-87Bristol Branch
SgtVellaAndrew2018/101962-84
Lt ColHamiltonIan2018/101959-94
Lt ColMcCannMike2018/101958-83
CplBanksMick2018/101958-67
SigStaienJohn2018/101957-61
MajPostlethwaiteBryan2018/101955-77
CaptAlletsonJohn2018/101955-72Manchester Branch
CplBoggMalcolm2018/101955-64Lincoln Branch
CaptBrownJohn2018/101954-67
MajHamilton-WilliamsJohn2018/101952-70
SigWoodsJohn2018/101952-56
LCplStephensonCarol2018/101944-47Poole Branch
LCplJordanouAnna2018/021989-93
SigTharbyLeslie2018/011952-54

Funeral Information

The funeral for John Thomas Spence (Tom) will be held Thursday 11th April at Irthlingborough Chapel in Northamptonshire.

The funeral of Tony Hull will be held at Bournemouth Crematorium, Bournemouth Cemetery, Strouden Avenue, Bournemouth BH8 9HX on 15th April at 1200 hrs.

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