October 18, 2018
Best of Route 66 Challenge with Bike Tours For The Wounded
When I was presented with an opportunity to go on the Best of Route 66 Challenge provided by an organisation called Bike Tours For The Wounded - whereby a group of experienced riders, both civilian and veteran, take a number of wounded, sick or injured servicemen/veterans as pillions along a route that starts in Las Vegas, heads down into California, through Arizona and finishes where it started, rid...
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 26, 2018
Former Royal Artillery Gunner Shaun Johnson served almost 12 years before being discharged from the army with a crush injury halfway through an intended 22-year career. He served with 27 Field Regiment RA, The Kings Troop RHA and Garrison HQ, London District. Johnson is a veteran of ‘The Troubles’ in Northern Ireland, active tours of duty saw him deployed to West Belfast, HMP Maze and County Tyrone.
After struggling with the transitio...
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,...