Category: 408 Bridge Troop (RE)

1967-70 – “THE BEAST” of 408 (Bridge) Troop RE…….

© Arnd Wöbbeking “THE BEAST” ++++ Hameln war und ist bekannt bei den Britischen Streitkräften als ein außergewöhnlicher und einzigartiger Standort. Nicht nur wegen der Menschen die hier leben auch wegen dem besonderen Flair der Stadt. Genauso außergewöhnlich und urig waren die Fahrzeuge der britischen Streitkräfte. Sie sahen schon immer anders aus, machten ganz andere …

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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!  

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

© Graham Walker Another great series of Graham Walker during his time in Hameln! Here you see Wouldham Camp at Ohrsche Landstraße! Thanks to you Graham! This photo is not clear yet where it is! Tha last photo here is Upnor Camp at Fischbecker Landstraße!

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