October 9, 2018
Robert Vaughan Gorle VC (6 May 1896 – 9 January 1937) was an English recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in the face of the enemy that can be awarded to British and Commonwealth forces.
Robert was born in Southsea on 6 May 1896 and educated at Malvern College and Rugby School. Prior to World War 1 he was a farmer in South Africa. Robert was...
September 19, 2018
As we commemorate one hundred years since the end of WW1 we thought it fitting to explore the Royal Regiments role within it. The exhibition at Wellington Arch is open to all and highlights the role we played in history.
You can visit the exhibitiion at the Wellington Arch . If you have your Royal Artillery Association membership card you can enter for free.
September 14, 2018
After the successful opening of the Royal Artillery Museum Exhibition in Larkhill the Museum bring you Artilleryfest!
The Royal Artillery Museum Chairman and Board of Trustees were delighted that the Master Gunner St James’s Park, Sir Andrew Gregory KCB CB, officially opened a small exhibition of the RA Collection in Larkhill on the 19thJuly 2018.
The opportunity for the exhibition was established with the help of the RSA Commandant, Colonel John Musgrave,...
July 16, 2018
42 (ALEM HAMZA) Air Defence Support Battery Royal Artillery was established as part of A2020 directing the co-location of Air Defence Artillery Regiments to form the A2020 GBAD structure, conjoined through the establishment of an AD Sp Bty, including a Support Workshop and Stores Troop at Thorney Island. 42 AD Sp Bty RA was established OPCOM Jt GBAD HQ on 1 Aug 14. Collectively the Unit had a strength of 181, compromising of numerous cap badges (RA, REME...
July 13, 2018
On Thursday 21 June a small party comprising Lt Col Philip Shepheard-Walwyn, COS RHQ RA, Allan Solly, RAA Secretary and Philip Garbutt, RAA Standard Bearer departed the UK bound for Italy to take part in the 30th reunion of the National Italian Artillery Association.
Our invitation came by way of a follow up to the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding last September between the Royal Artillery Association and the artillery associations of It...