Chairman & Secretary. Tony Bowdler (Cyprus etc) Derrick Griffin (Kenya)

David Prince (1952-54) 193 (Ports) Prov Coy. Bidston & Southampton. Deceased R.I.P

Conrad Joseph 1955 -1958 (Hong Kong)

Derrick Griffin ( 1952 – 1958 ) KENYA

Malcolm Smith (Berlin) ex Standard Bearer due to ill health.

Les Hood – 40 Infantry Div & 48 Gurkha Provost Company – Hong Kong. 1956 – 1959.

Les first went to 40 Infantry Div in Hong-Kong, followed by the Hong Kong Provost Company, being attached for Two Years to 48 Gurkha Infantry Brigade at SEK – KONG in the New Territories. Les (19) as left hand marker at the Brigade Inspection.

On leaving the Army, we find Les joining Birmingham City Police where he served as P.C.’B’ 137 for 4.1/2 yrs followed by 5. 1/2 yrs in the CID before leaving to persue a living in agriculture.

John Hood – 48 Gurkha Infantry Brigade (Sek Kong) Hong Kong

Ralph Mason – 105 Provost Company RMP – Austria – 1952

Cyprus Veterans and Their Dogs

Tony Martin

Terry Freeman – ‘ S.H.A.P.E’ – HQ – Paris 1959

Brigadier P.H. Richardson, British Army Provost Marshall (6th October 1959) visited SHAPE Provost Company, Royal Military Police, at Camp Voluceau, the Support Unit of Supreme Headquarters Allied Powers Europe, near Paris, France.  Brigadier Richardson took the salute at a March-Past of ‘SHAPE’ Provost Company in which detachments of the 520th MP Company US Army and the SHAPE Gendarmerie took part for the first time.

Other Memories

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