Please note that almost all of the Photographs, and all of the Reunion pages are currently missing. Photos have been displayed in various ways in the past, and I am slowly moving them to new Gallery style. This will take a bit of time, so patience please. I plan to upload several new pages each week.

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

Poppy Tie
New in the Shop
Poppy Tie £13 plus p&P

Reunions 2019

Coventry Reunion Weekend

The Coventry reunion will again be in the Quality Hotel, Allesley between 28 June and 1 July. Attendees may say for one, two, three or four nights. The cost includes B&B & Dinner. As in 2018, it will be a relaxed get-together

Coventry Application Form

Brize Norton Weekend Association AGM, Reunion, Social Evening & Arnhem Memorial Service.

Brize Norton Application Form

Arnhem 2019

The 75th Anniversary Pilgrimage to arnem will ake place between 19-22 September. As usual, the Pilgrimage is being organised by Derek Armitage.

Arnhem 2019 Application Form

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


At least three books have been authored by Despatchers. More Information via the link below. If you have authored a book, or know a Despather who has, please get in touch with details.

Authors & Books