National Armed Forces Day Plymouth 2012

   from Lawrence Holmes

celeb lunch 10 Group Celebratory Lunch at the Knightstone Tearooms, Yelverton, near Plymouth Friday 29 June 2012. Members outside the Tearooms which is located in the old Watchtower of the disused RAF Harrowbeer Airfield.
knightstone tearooms Members of 10 Group at Lunch at Knightstone Tearooms Friday 29 June. A 10 Group uniform stands guard !

roca display ROCA Display in the Veteranís Village on the Hoe, Plymouth on Armed Forces Day Saturday 30 June. On the left is the national display and on the right is the local 10 Group display. Edwina Holden national Heritage Officer is on far left.

heritage-plymouth Members of the Heritage Team and 10 Group ROCA talk to the public in the Veteranís Marquee. Fifth from right is Roy McDowell, fourth is John Shere, third from right is Lawrence Holmes.

heritage_2 ROCA members in front of the national display boards. Left to right Edwina Holden, Barbara Baker 10 Group, David Jago 12 Group in uniform, John Shere, Simon Craine.

tony child and wife joy 10 Group Chairman Tony Child MBE on right with wife Joy in front of the ROCA display in the Veteranís Marquee, Plymouth Hoe.

paul hingston Paul Hingston from 10 Group carrying the national ROCA Standard in the parade which went from the Citadel to the Hoe where the Earl of Wessex took the salute.

vets. parade Parade of Veteranís led by the Central Band of the RAF. Centre is Jenny Morris national ROCA Secretary.

aaf monument on hoe The Allied Air Forces Monument Service took place on Sunday 1 July and members of 10 Group and national Secretary Jenny Morris again took part. Photo shows members in front of ĎThe Monument Ď. Left to right are Martin Wills, Jenny Morris, Chris Doney, Shirley Abell, Ken Algar, Jim Parsonage and Tony Child.

wreaths at aaf mon at hoe 10 Group Chairman Tony Child and national ROCA Secretary Jenny Morris both laid ROCA wreaths at the foot of the impressive Monument to Allied Air Forces on Plymouth Hoe.
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