NEWS - Old Comrades

  • MRS MAGDALENE DUNLOP – DEATH ANNOUNCEMENT

    14th September 2021

    At the specific request of the family we are notifying former 17/21L Officers of the death of Mrs Magdalene Dunlop on 27 August. 

  • e-Cavalry Memorial Parade and Service – Sunday 9th May 2021 starting at 1100hrs.

    5th May 2021

    Herewith the YouTube link for this year’s Combined Cavalry Old Comrades Association’s Parade and Service on the 97th Anniversary of the Unveiling and Dedication…

  • Virtual Cavalry Memorial Parade at 1055 on 3 May 2020

    2nd May 2020

    In the absence of the parade this year there is provision for a virtual parade to be held on line. From the President of…

  • A Message from HRH Princess Alexandra

    9th April 2020

    A Message from HRH Princess Alexandra

  • Postponed RLOCA Events – Update 1

    30th March 2020

    3-4 Apr 20-Derby Reunion-Postponed 4 Apr 20-9/12L-Museum Day Derby-Postponed 4 April 20-North West Dinner, Blackpool-Cancelled 2 May 20-Lancers in London-Cancelled 3 May 20-Cavalry Memorial…

  • Notification of Memorial Service for Jim Payne

    19th February 2020

    The Memorial Service will be held at 12 noon on Tuesday 17th March 2020 the Church of Scotland Assynt and Stoer, Lochinver, IV27 4JY.

  • Memorial Service Notification: Robert Neame CBE DL

    23rd January 2020

    The Thanksgiving Service for the life of Robert Neame will take place at 11.30 a.m. on Thursday 6th February 2020 in Canterbury Cathedral.

  • Death Notice – Sgt John Hardie   16/5L (1950-1971)

    11th May 2017

    It is with regret to inform you of the death of John Hardie on Friday 21 April 2017 aged 85.  John’s funeral service will be held at Wall St. John the Baptist, Green Lane, Wall, Staffs, WS14 0AS on Friday 19th May 2017 at 12.15pm followed by cremation at Lichfield & District Crematorium, Fradley Lane, Fradley, Lichfield, Staffs, WS13 8GA at 1.30pm. The request is for family flowers only and donations may be made in John’s memory to the Alzheimer’s Society via the funeral directors. 
    The Funeral Directors address: FM & J Wait Funeral Directors, 25 Bird Street, Lichfield, Staffs, WS13 6PW.Telephone: 01543 263138.

  • Death Notice – Sgt Mick Deakin  9/12L  (1963-1988)

    10th May 2017

    It is with regret to inform you of the death of Mick Deakin on Tuesday 25th April 2017 aged 68. Mick’s funeral service will…

  • Death Notice – Tpr John Smitherman  9/12L

    25th April 2017

    It is with regret to inform you of the death of John Smitherman on 4th April 2017 aged 82. John’s funeral service will be…