Death Notice - of Major John Richardson - 12th Lancers
It is with great regret that I inform you of the death of Major John Richardson on Tuesday, 19th July 2016 aged 94 He was commissioned at the RAC OCTU in Deepcut on 27h July 1941 into XII Royal Lancers and served with B Squadron in the Western Desert and Italy from November 1941 – January 1945. He was mentioned in Dispatches in November 1945. His father, Colonel DCH Richardson MC*, had also served in XII Royal Lancers from 1910-1923
The funeral service has already taken place.