2017 AGM

The 2017 AGM will be held in The Jupiter Lounge, Fownes Hotel, Worcester on October 14th at 1000hrs. Anyone wishing to add items for discussion or to put their names forward, with Seconders names, to be a Committee Member, please contact the Secretary by email by September 30th 2017

Arrangements for Tony Kingmans Funeral

Monday 5th June at 2pm at the MidsomerNorton Methodist Church ( in the middle of Midsomer Norton.

Followed by a burial at Midsomer Norton Cemetery,  Church Lane  (all welcome)

Then to Radstock Workingmen's Club for much needed refreshments.

Flowers and or donations to SSAFA

The Association will be in attendance, would those wishing to attend please let me know for Catering and space requirements.


It is with deep regret that Tony Kingman ex Killick and PO Stoker crossed the bar at 2200hrs. on 17/05/2017 peacefully at his home with his wife and sister at his side.

Further information will follow regarding his funeral.


I have recently received this YOUTUBE File from the Dutch Ministry of Defense with the following note to explain.

In commemoration of the 75th Battle of the Java Sea, the Netherlands Institute of Military History (NIMH) made a animation of that battle in Dutch. Due to the great attention we decided to make an international (English)  edition and placed this on our Youtube channel:


This animation could be interesting for you so we decided to contact you.

The NIMH is a Dutch historical institute of the Ministry of Defence.


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