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mealic
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PostSubject: Osnabruck Garrison   Osnabruck Garrison Icon_minitime18/10/2010, 16:42

I have picked up two signs from the Osnabruck Garrison and wanted to post a couple of photos on here.I am having problems posting them so could someone send me an e.mail addres and I will return the photos for you to post.Cheers.

e-mail address removed, members can e-mail you via the site, and SPAM Bots do not pickup your address [mike]
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PostSubject: Re: Osnabruck Garrison   Osnabruck Garrison Icon_minitime18/10/2010, 17:19

e-mail sent, If you send me the images I will post them for you

Mike

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PostSubject: Re: Osnabruck Garrison   Osnabruck Garrison Icon_minitime18/10/2010, 21:51

Images recieved from mealic;

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Osnabruck Garrison Osnabr12

I have hosted these via 'Serving.com' and will look at writing step by step intructions on how to do so, or useing a hosting site such as 'Photobucket.com'

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PostSubject: Re: Osnabruck Garrison   Osnabruck Garrison Icon_minitime19/10/2010, 00:09

Thanks for posting these photos Mike.Can anyone date the time that these signs would have been used at Osnabruck,maybe from the regiments that were stationed there.I would like to find out how they ended up in a farm sale.Maybe it was the farm owners that perhaps took them as a momento!!
Alastair
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Brian Roberts
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Number of posts : 29
Age : 80
Localisation : Tameside CHESHIRE/part time Sutherland SCOTLAND
Cap Badge : RAMC
Places Served : BAOR, Norway NI Belize ,Malaya, Hong kong ,BOBC Norway, Nuneton , Taunton , Woolwich ,Tidworth,, Worthy Down, Aldershot
Registration date : 2008-03-26

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PostSubject: Re: Osnabruck Garrison   Osnabruck Garrison Icon_minitime19/10/2010, 21:13

Hi Mike
Prestatyn Barracks was closed when 7Fld Amb moved to Roberts Barracks in about 1970 , I was in Prestatyn Barracks from1959-1961 with 7 Fld Amb then in Roberts Barracks with them prior to the amalgamtion to 2ADFA in 1972 so the signs are of that period.and were just before Sedan Str from Blacker Barracks

Brian Roberts
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PostSubject: Re: Osnabruck Garrison   Osnabruck Garrison Icon_minitime20/10/2010, 08:52

Many thanks for that Brian.I will try and get the farm owners name and see if any of them were in any of these regiments.

Alastair
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Places Served : Dad, Hamburg, Bad Oeynhausen, Iserlohn, Bury, Osnabruck, Worcester. Me Detmold, Bielefeld, NI, HK
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PostSubject: Re: Osnabruck Garrison   Osnabruck Garrison Icon_minitime20/10/2010, 10:16

Now trhat's a blast from the past Alastair. Thanks for them.
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PostSubject: Re: Osnabruck Garrison   Osnabruck Garrison Icon_minitime20/10/2010, 11:05

The yellow badge was for 12 Inf later Mech Bde formally 21 Inf Bde and before that 91 Lorried Inf Bde the connection with Osnabrück was from May 56 to 1977 when became 5 Fd Force then Jan 81 became 12 Armd Bde until 1993...not sure if the badge was always with the brigade
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Number of posts : 1291
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Places Served : Dad, Hamburg, Bad Oeynhausen, Iserlohn, Bury, Osnabruck, Worcester. Me Detmold, Bielefeld, NI, HK
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PostSubject: Re: Osnabruck Garrison   Osnabruck Garrison Icon_minitime21/10/2010, 10:35

I meant to ask does anyone know what the garrison tac sign was supposed to represent?
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Number of posts : 1291
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Places Served : Dad, Hamburg, Bad Oeynhausen, Iserlohn, Bury, Osnabruck, Worcester. Me Detmold, Bielefeld, NI, HK
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PostSubject: Re: Osnabruck Garrison   Osnabruck Garrison Icon_minitime21/10/2010, 10:35

ooooh and look, I've been promoted again. Very Happy
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Localisation : Sandbach Cheshire
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Places Served : JLRRA (Hereford) Nienburg Paderborn Colchester Munster Maresfield (Cyprus) Hohne Hemer Op Banner x4 Woolwich
Registration date : 2010-03-02

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PostSubject: Re: Osnabruck Garrison   Osnabruck Garrison Icon_minitime21/10/2010, 12:48

jim wrote:
I meant to ask does anyone know what the garrison tac sign was supposed to represent?

Looks like a character from the Chinese alphabet to me Jim, sorry, Sir !
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Number of posts : 1291
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Places Served : Dad, Hamburg, Bad Oeynhausen, Iserlohn, Bury, Osnabruck, Worcester. Me Detmold, Bielefeld, NI, HK
Registration date : 2008-01-03

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PostSubject: Re: Osnabruck Garrison   Osnabruck Garrison Icon_minitime21/10/2010, 13:44

No problem Colonel, now just go and do the research!! Smile
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Number of posts : 29
Age : 80
Localisation : Tameside CHESHIRE/part time Sutherland SCOTLAND
Cap Badge : RAMC
Places Served : BAOR, Norway NI Belize ,Malaya, Hong kong ,BOBC Norway, Nuneton , Taunton , Woolwich ,Tidworth,, Worthy Down, Aldershot
Registration date : 2008-03-26

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PostSubject: Re: Osnabruck Garrison   Osnabruck Garrison Icon_minitime5/11/2010, 20:39

I am at the moment in touch with my son who still lives in Osnabruck and he is going to ask some of the older expats that live there if they know what or where the Tac sign came from,will pass any details on .

Brian
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Localisation : near Cuxhaven
Cap Badge : Royal Signals + Royal Engineers
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PostSubject: Re: Osnabruck Garrison   Osnabruck Garrison Icon_minitime6/11/2010, 07:13

Repeating my earlier post

steve wrote:
The yellow badge was for 12 Inf later Mech Bde formally 21 Inf Bde and before that 91 Lorried Inf Bde the connection with Osnabrück was from May 56 to 1977 when became 5 Fd Force then Jan 81 became 12 Armd Bde until 1993...not sure if the badge was always with the brigade
Cheers
Steve

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Number of posts : 851
Age : 70
Localisation : near Cuxhaven
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Places Served : Verden-Aller + Willich + Iserlohn + Hameln
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PostSubject: Re: Osnabruck Garrison   Osnabruck Garrison Icon_minitime6/11/2010, 07:17

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Number of posts : 130
Age : 85
Localisation : Bedfordshire
Cap Badge : RAPC
Places Served : Devizes, HMS Ariel, Winchester, Mönchen-gladbach, Osnabrück, N. Ireland, Ashton-u-Lyne
Registration date : 2010-11-07

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PostSubject: Re: Osnabruck Garrison   Osnabruck Garrison Icon_minitime7/11/2010, 10:23

How pleasant to see the old 12th Infantry Brigade Group insignia. From January 1961 until the end of 1963 I was at Imphal barracks, attached to the 16th/5th Queen's Own Lancers as the 'C' squadron pay clerk.
Many the happy hour spent at Georgie's in Dodesheide. I lived in Kleine London for a short while, but most of the time I was billeted with local families, the first of these being that of Herr Worstmann, the camp tailor. He had the dubious task of removing my chevrons after I was bust down for over-indulging in the NAAFI one night. Got them back later, when I was posted to Lisburn, Northern Ireland. I was well-behaved from then on, and came out with an 'exemplary' on my discharge papers. Lucky chap!
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Number of posts : 1291
Localisation : Sutton Coldfield
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Places Served : Dad, Hamburg, Bad Oeynhausen, Iserlohn, Bury, Osnabruck, Worcester. Me Detmold, Bielefeld, NI, HK
Registration date : 2008-01-03

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PostSubject: Re: Osnabruck Garrison   Osnabruck Garrison Icon_minitime8/11/2010, 11:55

Thanks Steve

Quote :
1st Bn Lancashire Fusiliers 1960-1964

My Dad was Chief Clerk at the time. I loved Osnabruck,

and. Dolmetscher, you were there at the same time, small world isn't it.
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Number of posts : 130
Age : 85
Localisation : Bedfordshire
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Places Served : Devizes, HMS Ariel, Winchester, Mönchen-gladbach, Osnabrück, N. Ireland, Ashton-u-Lyne
Registration date : 2010-11-07

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PostSubject: Re: Osnabruck Garrison   Osnabruck Garrison Icon_minitime18/11/2010, 16:33

This is a picture of the insignia copy, made for me by a German civilian in 1962.
Osnabruck Garrison 12thInfantryBrigadeGroup
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Number of posts : 4
Localisation : Herts
Cap Badge : RASC
Places Served : Jnr Leaders Btn Taunton. BOAR
Registration date : 2011-11-13

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PostSubject: Pictures of barracks in Osnabruck(15 Sqdn RCT)   Osnabruck Garrison Icon_minitime13/11/2011, 20:50

Chris Sparling in a Champ. Where are you now?Osnabruck Garrison Chris_10
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View across Osnabruck 1968 Osnabruck Garrison Trucks10


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PostSubject: Re: Osnabruck Garrison   Osnabruck Garrison Icon_minitime13/11/2011, 21:14

Anyone know how to add images to the main site? I have more. Help please
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PostSubject: Re: Osnabruck Garrison   Osnabruck Garrison Icon_minitime13/11/2011, 22:51

Interesting Pics Brian.
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