Arnhem Memorial at Down Ampney Church

The Memorial set into the church wall
The Roll of Honour set into the Church wall
Photo: Scott Johnstone

The dedication service
Colonel Sean English & Vice Admiral Sir Timothy Laurence
at the dedication service
Photo: George Dick

Change of Shop QM

WO1 (MAD) Alan Mitchell has taken over from Scott Johnstone as QM. The shop e-mail address is unchanged.

New in the Shop

Subdued AD BrevetFlight TagsSubdued AD lapel badges. £3.50
AD Flight Tags. £3.00

Welfare Officer

Scott Johnstone has taken up the vacant post of Welfare Officer. E-mail:

New E-mail for Peter Stubbs

Due to ever increasing spam, I've changed my e-mail address. This links to the new one:

Derrick Bragger
Derrick Bragger at Cheras Road Cemetery, Kuala Lumpur
the graves of the men killed in the crash of Dakota KN630,25th August 1950


Book cover

The Storms: Adventure and tragedy on Everest. Mike Trueman

If you're into real-life adventure and excitement, look no further, this is a book for you. Danger at sea and a deadly time on Mount Everest are among the topics in Mike’s story of his adventurous life.

At least four books have been authored by Despatchers. Details of books and more Information via the link below. If you have authored a book, or know a Despatcher who has, please get in touch with details.

Authors & Books