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Royal Engineers 38 reg 1957

HI,

Im looking for anyone that served on the island with royal engineers 38 reg in 1957 on souh port, my grandad John Clark was involved in various tarmacing and built masts, he has many memoies from the island so id love to find anyone that served with him.

thanks in advance.

Matthew Clark

Transfered from the old site

Name. : Bruce Williams
Dates on Christmas Island. : 1963-1964
Service if applicable. : R.E.

Gordon Walsh, Navigational Bombing Unit Christmas Island

Gordon Walsh, Navigational Bombing Unit Christmas Island

Gordon Walsh, Navigational Bombing Unit Christmas Island

c and m troop 73 christmas island squadron royal engineers

1956-1957

I was in 28 Field Engineer Regiment  64 Field Park Squadron Workshop Troop between the years 1956 and 1957. Sailed out on August 1956 on HMS Chesire, returning in April 1957 on Captain Hobson.

Gerald Rice's picture

Gerald Rice

Gerald Rice's picture

Gerald Rice

On the Island from June 1961 to December 1962 during the 24 American Dominic tests. Looked after the yatchs at Port London spending most week ends on Cook Island. 13 of us now meet up for annual reunions,