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Contact from Jerry Maycock

My Father, George William Maycock, was a Sub then Lieutenant at Wessex on the old Ton Class sweepers in the 50s and 60s, 51st Minesweeping Squadron. I was christened there in 1956. He passed away in 1996 after finishing a … Continue reading

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Clive Broomfield Passed away suddenly on 27th October 2017 aged 68 years

He will be sadly missed by his family and friends. Funeral service to be held on Friday 17th November in The West Chapel of Southampton Crematorium at 10.45am Any enquiries to J Beavis & Sons, Shirley 02380772120   Yours aye … Continue reading

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Wessex Christmas Meal 2017

Christmas Meal 2017 Our Christmas meal took place at The Grosvenor Casino, Southampton on 14th December.  24 members attended which is a good turnout.  This is the first time we have arranged a meal at The Grosvenor Casino and it … Continue reading

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The passing of Lt. Cmd. Roy Prowting

Lt. Cmd. Roy Prowting His funeral took place on Thurs 27th July at 1215 at Wessex Vale Crematorium, West End. It was very well attended by over 140 people.  His son Mark gave a very moving eulogy of his father’s life. Afterward … Continue reading

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Annual Meal February 2017

This year’s Annual Meal took place on 9th February 2017 at Genting’s Casino The meal was again very well attended with 22 diners going and was enjoyed by all. The food was as usual very good and many members had … Continue reading

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Summer meal 2016

This was very well attended again with 24 dining. This is an excellent venue and the food is very good. Many having a flutter on the roulette tables courtesy of Gentings free tokens! Thank you all who came along to … Continue reading

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