Category: 1965

1964 – 1965_03_04 Earthmoving by Royal Engineers

© Arnd Wöbbeking & DEWEZET Hameln 1963 – 1964 The Plinkesche gravel pit near Breslauer Allee caused some trouble in the 1960s. Unauthorized debris and rubbish heaps piled up and something had to happen. The haulage contractor Wilhelm Schmale was in favor at the time to restore this area to a respectable condition. In collaboration …

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1965/05/27 – John “Jock” Provan – 29 Field Squadron RE – ✝

Am 27 Mai des Jahres 1965 ereignete sich auf dem Weg in das Manöver „Canal Turn“ ein schwerer Unfall. John Provan, der gerade eben erst seine Driving Licence für ein Linkslenker gemacht hat, streifte mit seinem 3t-Bedford RL dabei ein parkendes Auto. Durch den Aufprall auf das parkende Fahrzeug, schleuderte der LKW herum, rutschte durch einen …

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1965 – 1966 – 408 Bridge Tp – 40 Sqn RCT – Bridge Ex in Daspe – Memories of Graham Walker

© Graham Walker This is my favourite photo from Graham! The photo show a bridging Ex in Daspe! 8 km in the south of my home! Thanks for support Graham! — —

1965 – 1966 – 408 Bridge Tp – 40 Sqn RCT – Inside Bindon Barracks – Memories of Graham Walker

© Graham Walker Great photo series “Inside Bindon Barracks”! All from Graham Walker! 

1965 – 1966 – 408 Bridge Tp – 40 Sqn RCT – Bridge Camp 002 – Memories of Graham Walker

© Graham Walker Here is a second cracking set of photos from Graham Walker! —

1965 – 1966 – 408 Bridge Tp – 40 Sqn RCT – Bridge Camp 001 – Memories of Graham Walker

©) Graham Walker Here are some great photos of a bridging exercise. Send in by Graham Walker! Thanks a lot for support my website! —    

1965 – 1966 – 408 Bridge Tp – 40 Sqn RCT – Berlin Visit – Memories of Graham Walker

© Graham Walker Great photo series of Graham’s memories during his time in Hameln! A visit in Berlin! Thanks for sharing Graham!  

1964 – 1970 – 10 Coy RASC / 40 SQN RCT – Part 2 – Memories of William A. Ross

© William Alexander Ross William hat noch ein paar Fotos gefunden! Danke dafür! Another part of photos from William. Thanks a lot!  

1963 – 1965 – 10 COY RASC / 40 SQN RCT – Memories of David Spendlove

© David Spendlove Some great Photos from David Spendlove – thanks for support!        

1964 – 1970 – 10 COY RASC / 40 SQN RCT – Part 1 – Memories of William A. Ross

© William Alexander Ross Some great photos from William Alexander Ross! Einige Worte vom Admin zu diesem Artikel: Und hier sind zwei Photos von Heidi und William. Sie haben sich mit dieser Website nach 40 Jahren wiedergetroffen! And here are two photos of Heidi and William. They have met again with this website after 40 …

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1963 – 1968 – 10 COY RASC / 40 SQN RCT – Memories of James Eyley

© James Eyley Eine klasse Bildergalerie von James Eyley, vielen Dank für Deine Ubnterstützung! Thanks for support James!    

1963 – 1966 – 10 COY RASC / 40 SQN RCT – Memories of Richard Keyte

© Richard Keyte Some great photos from Richard Keyte! Thanks a lot for support! 125 Coy RASC in the mid 50s launching LFB at Ohr Park see the AEC Matador Truck

1962 – 1972 – 408 Bridge Troop RE – Memories of Roger Makin

© Roger Makin I was a crane Op but I was also a plant (construction equipment) Mechanic. I did my fist crane operating course at 408 in November 1962 when I was with 65 SQN based in Osnabrück. I came to Hameln in March 63 for the bridge season and was attached to 408 until about June, when a troop from …

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1965 – 29 FIELD SQUADRON RE – Fun on the River Weser – Memories of Tony Smith

(c) Tony Smith On 9 July 1965, we enjoyed ourselves at the 29 Fld Sqn regatta on the Weser.

1965 EXERCISE “ROUNDABAOUT” – Memories of Tony Smith

Very rare photos of Exercise Roundabout in 1965! Many thanks to Tony Smith! — — — Where is the truck? —  

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