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Webmaster Phil
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Number of posts : 92
Age : 38
Localisation : Fallingbostel
Cap Badge : REME
Places Served : Fallingbostel, Bielefeld
Registration date : 2007-03-08

PostSubject: Gottingen   18/5/2007, 09:27

Calling all call signs!

I've had an email from a guy who's father was based here in 1958. Does anyone have any camp names, photos, info etc?

He also said that there was the Rhine Army College here.

Any takers? All help would be appreciated.
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Brian (Berlin-Brian)
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Localisation : Hameln
Registration date : 2007-04-02

PostSubject: Re: Gottingen   27/9/2007, 13:56

Hi All
Here is a picture from the front cover, of one of the Rhine army college magazine.
Which was in Göttingen
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Number of posts : 134
Age : 71
Localisation : Porta Westfalica
Cap Badge : RA
Places Served : Oswestry, Paderborn, Barnard Castle, Catterick, NI, Bristol, Cyprus, Munsterlager, NI,Sennelager , NI , Rge Control/STC Sennelager/ GSU Sennelager as Civvy
Registration date : 2013-09-23

PostSubject: Re: Gottingen   20/3/2014, 18:03

British Pathe News has the Shropshire Light Infantry receiving Colours in Göttingen here:

www.britishpathe.com/video/presentation-of-colours-to-shropshire-light-infantry

these are preview pictures and you may have to log in to britishpathe.com to view the stills / news reel!

I find that their filing system is a little strange to devote many hours to browsing!
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Brian Anthony Thomas
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Number of posts : 17
Age : 59
Localisation : Hameln Germany
Cap Badge : MSO and GGS
Places Served : MSO Hildesheim,Hameln,GGS Herford,Hameln
Registration date : 2016-03-29

PostSubject: Re: Gottingen   31/3/2016, 13:54

Hi All
You all no me as Brian (Berlin-Brian) but i hat to Register again as I forgot my login details ,getting old Very Happy ,

I brought a few things off e-bay about the Rhine army collage in göttingen
how do I upload photos have forgotten how to do it Embarassed Embarassed

Looks like I have found out how to post photos Laughing


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Number of posts : 17
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Localisation : Hameln Germany
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Registration date : 2016-03-29

PostSubject: Re: Gottingen   31/3/2016, 14:14





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Localisation : Hameln Germany
Cap Badge : MSO and GGS
Places Served : MSO Hildesheim,Hameln,GGS Herford,Hameln
Registration date : 2016-03-29

PostSubject: Re: Gottingen   31/3/2016, 14:19


This is how it looks today
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Number of posts : 17
Age : 59
Localisation : Hameln Germany
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Places Served : MSO Hildesheim,Hameln,GGS Herford,Hameln
Registration date : 2016-03-29

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Number of posts : 972
Age : 85
Localisation : Abbotsford, British Columbia, Canada V2S 7C5
Cap Badge : Royal Signals
Places Served : Catterick (1951) - BAOR (1952 -1954)-(Herford - Bunde - Munster) - Japan (Kure) - Korea (Pusan - Seoul) - Cyprus (Nicosia) - Suez Op (1st Guards Brigade) - UK (63 Sigs Regt TA, Southampton)
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PostSubject: Re: Gottingen   31/3/2016, 15:32

Great set of photo's Brian.
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Number of posts : 1077
Age : 77
Localisation : Berkshire
Cap Badge : REME
Places Served : Rotenburg Ploen Lippstadt Hamm Wetter Minden Munster Bielefeldt Dusseldorf
Registration date : 2008-11-09

PostSubject: Re: Gottingen   31/3/2016, 16:54

Brian

Welcome back

What a great set of postings!!

Never come across the Bad Oeynhausen campus before, presumably for the ATS ( future WRAC)
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Number of posts : 808
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Localisation : near Cuxhaven
Cap Badge : Royal Signals + Royal Engineers
Places Served : Verden-Aller + Willich + Iserlohn + Hameln
Registration date : 2010-02-14

PostSubject: Re: Gottingen   31/3/2016, 20:34

Many thanks Brian

A fantastic piece of research for the history of BAOR, knew it was there but was lacking the details and images
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Number of posts : 17
Age : 59
Localisation : Hameln Germany
Cap Badge : MSO and GGS
Places Served : MSO Hildesheim,Hameln,GGS Herford,Hameln
Registration date : 2016-03-29

PostSubject: Re: Gottingen   27/10/2018, 13:09

Hi All
Found this on the internet..try to translate later..
So the  College of The Rhine Army .... were in Göttingen  from 1945 till 1949..
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PostSubject: Re: Gottingen   27/10/2018, 14:19

From a copy of original documentation from Kew:
College of the Rhine Army – 7 Formation College – Göttingen
The first course was the 5 Nov 45, the reporting centre was the nearby Weende Kaserne with accommodation for other ranks, the officers were billeted in local hotels and batmen were not to be taken! study
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PostSubject: Re: Gottingen   11/11/2018, 12:59

Hi everyone :-)
I'm looking for Captain Harold David Smith; teacher in accountants
at College of the Rhine Army in Goettingen.
Thank you for your pictures and documents, I have only a picture of HD Smith, some documents of the courses and an issue of the goose girl.
I'm interested in his military career because one of my sons is serving longtime in the German Army.

By the way; HD Smith is my father; any people concerning this are now dead so that I can start the research.

Thank you!
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