Joined May 14 2011
Live in Earl Shilton, Leicester. Keep fit with a good gym sessions 3 - 4 times a week. Self employed for last 20 + years. Most of it legal!! Always positive about life and it's challenges. The Corps took me in when I was just 15 years of age as a Junior Bugler. It was the saving and the making of me. Did 3 months as Ships Bugler, age 16 years. Transferred to Commando Training aged 17 years. Served in 41 Commando at Bickleigh and N. Ireland. 45 Commando in Aden, 40 Commando in Singapore. Served at Lympstone as a P.T.I. for couple of years then as Unit P.T.I. at Stonehouse Barracks in Plymouth. Spent some time on Commando Carriers H.M.S. Bulwark and H.M.S. Albion. Also recall spending 3 months as Unit P.T.I. at the Naval Officers Training School in Dartmouth.