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With Sympathy

We regret to announce the death of Brian 'Wilki' Wilkinson. Late of Mid Sussex Branch, Wilki first joined the 1st Batt. Royal Sussex in 1963 at the Home Counties Depot in Canterbury. He then was posted to Germany and became the Bass Drummer in The Corps of Drums. He...

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St George’s Day – Admin Notice

TIMINGS Band 0930    Arrive at Cathedral to change 1015    Departs Cathedral 1025    Debus Priory Park Marching veterans and Cadets 1045    Parade Priory Park (see attached map, roses available). 1050    Form up in 4 ranks behind the Standards under Direction of...

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With Sympathy

It is with sadness that we announce the death of Dennis Alce, who has passed away at the age of 91 surrounded by his daughters. David Potter, who reported his death, has very fond memories of Dennis. He was David's WO2 instructor when he first joined the TA in 1962....

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With Sympathy

It is with great sadness that we announce the death on 13th  January 2022 of David (Bunny) Bunclarke. David joined the regiment in 1966 having previously served with 3rd Battalion The Parachute Regiment. David served with the Recce Platoon for most of his service and...

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St. George’s Day Service

St. George’s Day Service

TO ALL ASSOCIATION MEMBERS AND EX-RSX REGIMENT VETERANS GENERAL Saturday 23 April 2022 will see the 100th Anniversary of the St George's Day Service held within Chichester Cathedral which both the Regiment and latterly the Regimental Association have been...

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With Sympathy

It is with great sadness that we announce the death today of Major Mike Humme MBE. Mike was a past Chairman of Chichester Branch of the Association. He served with the 1st Battalion The Royal Sussex Regiment, the 3rd Battalion The Queen's Regiment and with the...

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Best Wishes for 2022

The President and Directors of The Royal Sussex Regimental Association Limited would like to wish all Branch and Non-Branch members of the Association, a very Happy and Prosperous New Year.

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General Von Arnim’s Staff Car

General Von Arnim’s Staff Car

When the Regimental Association was given notice to quit the Redoubt Fortress by Eastbourne Borough Council, we were faced with removing General Von Arnim's staff car along with the rest of the Museum collection. The Invicta Military Vehicle Restoration Society were...

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With Sympathy

It is with great sadness that we announce the death on 12th November 2021 of Major Jock Smith MC and Bar, ex 5 Middx. Major Smith served with 1 RSx as an ''Ever Ready'' in Aden in 1965. It was whilst on this tour that he led a successful ambush on the rebels for which...

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With Sympathy

It is with great sadness that we announce the death of David Wadey, who's 103rd birthday it was earlier this year. David was called up and joined The Royal Sussex Regiment in July 1939, and rose to the rank of Sergeant before embarking for France with the 4th...

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