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Major Martyn Pocock (Regimental Secretary)

Major Martyn Pocock – Regimental Secretary – Martyn Pocock was commissioned in 1971 and on completing his Short Service Commission transferred to the Army Emergency Reserve, training with his regiment and at the RAC schools until he retired in 1990. In February 2012 he was appointed Regimental Secretary of the 9th/12th Royal Lancers (Prince of Wales’s)  and on amalgamation assumed the same role for The Royal Lancers.

Phil Watson

Major Phil Watson – Assistant Regimental Secretary  Phil Watson joined the Army in October 1976 at JLR RAC.  He left the 9/12L in 2012 after 35 years service and joined HHQ 9/12L immediately on leaving. He is a keen military historian, specialising in WW1 and is an adult volunteer with LNR ACF

Mick Holtby

Captain Mick Holtby – Assistant Regimental Secretary (Heritage) Mick Holtby joined the 17/21L in 1969, was RSM 1988-90 after which he was commissioned and retired in 1994. He was then appointed Assistant Regimental Secretary of The Queen’s Royal Lancers and Curator of the QRL Museum in 1995. He assumed his current post on Amalgamation.