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Jean Cavanagh
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Number of posts : 9
Age : 65
Localisation : Tidworth
Cap Badge : Dad - RASC RCT Husband - RAC 4/7 RDG (Ex Husband 1st Bn Royal Scots)
Places Served : Dad-Chester, Brecon, Chepstow, Osnabruck, Husband - Tidworth
Registration date : 2008-08-05

PostSubject: Windsor Girls/Boys School Hamm   5/8/2008, 10:50

Any one on here go to either of these schools. Happy Days Laughing Laughing
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jim
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Number of posts : 1291
Localisation : Sutton Coldfield
Cap Badge : RAOC
Places Served : Dad, Hamburg, Bad Oeynhausen, Iserlohn, Bury, Osnabruck, Worcester. Me Detmold, Bielefeld, NI, HK
Registration date : 2008-01-03

PostSubject: Re: Windsor Girls/Boys School Hamm   5/8/2008, 13:28

Jean,

I knew quite a few people who went there, one was Tommy Brackley, he was a tall pale lad with a shock of unruly black hair.

His Father was the Bandmaster of 1 LF.
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Ian
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Number of posts : 94
Age : 66
Localisation : Suffield,Alberta
Cap Badge : REME
Places Served : UK, BAOR,BATUS
Registration date : 2008-04-06

PostSubject: Re: Windsor Girls/Boys School Hamm   6/8/2008, 11:58

jean cavanagh wrote:
Any one on here go to either of these schools. Happy Days Laughing Laughing
My sister Mary McLaren went to Hamm at about the same time as you Jean, my folks were also in Osnabruk at the time.
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Number of posts : 33
Localisation : UK
Cap Badge : RE Padsbrat
Places Served : Hohne, Sennelager, Iserlohn, Osnabrück, Hamm and Cyprus
Registration date : 2007-09-17

PostSubject: Re: Windsor Girls/Boys School Hamm   7/8/2008, 19:45

I was an Osnabrücker in Caernarvon House 1974-77. Very Happy
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PostSubject: Re: Windsor Girls/Boys School Hamm   15/10/2008, 16:57

WBS, 1968 - 1969, Caernarvon House.

Then the old man got a posting to Singapore for 3 1/2 years, joy.
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PostSubject: Re: Windsor Girls/Boys School Hamm   8/4/2011, 07:00

I was a day pupil at Windsor Boys School, Hamm, circa 1958-59. My Dad was a C/Sgt with Northamptonshire Regt, but was seconded as Chief Clerk to Station Staff Officer - Dortmund.

I have memories of Windsor School, although I was only there for a year or so. We wore claret coloured blazers. There is a website for old pupils of the school, I think.

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PostSubject: Re: Windsor Girls/Boys School Hamm   29/8/2011, 04:28

Further re the Windsor School..it is now no more, no more Brit kids there anyway. They might have even demolished the joint. Shocked

I think originally it was a German Army Barracks, then the British Army took it over in the early 1950's as a boarding and day school for 'army brats' like me and thousands of others. cheers
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Places Served : Fallingbostel, Tidworth, Paderborn, Cyprus, Bovington, Hemer, NI, Coltishall, Incirlik, Benson
Registration date : 2007-03-10

PostSubject: Re: Windsor Girls/Boys School Hamm   29/8/2011, 12:44

Beachley Boy wrote:
Further re the Windsor School..it is now no more, no more Brit kids there anyway. They might have even demolished the joint. Shocked

I think originally it was a German Army Barracks, then the British Army took it over in the early 1950's as a boarding and day school for 'army brats' like me and thousands of others. cheers

More info here and scroll to the bottom of the page for the Windsor School's website, HTH.

http://baor-locations.co.uk/cromwellbarracks.aspx
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csqnblackhat
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Number of posts : 34
Age : 70
Localisation : Carlisle
Cap Badge : R.E.M.E.
Places Served : Hohne, 11th Hussars, Munsterlager, 4 Fd Regt R.A. Warminster, School of Infantry Demo Squadron, 2RTR and 13/18 Hussars.
Registration date : 2011-09-11

PostSubject: Re: Windsor Girls/Boys School Hamm   13/9/2011, 00:12

I too was a pupil at Hamm, Caernarvon House again, 1961-62. It has now been totally demolished after having been, I believe a refugee camp for a number of years after it closed as a school.
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Number of posts : 33
Age : 56
Localisation : Linolnshire.
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Places Served : Kenya, Worthy Down, Winchester, Andover, Detmold, Soest, Hamm, Korbecke, Kirton Lindsey,
Registration date : 2012-05-18

PostSubject: Re: Windsor Girls/Boys School Hamm   8/12/2012, 16:15

All of you exwindsor boys and girls......one of our fellow pupils has just posted new photos on the internet mainly of Soest married quarters.
There are also new photos of WBS which is now totally demolished except for the Dining Block.
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