Sussex

Welcome to the Sussex Branch of the OMRS.

We meet at the Henfield Club, Cagefoot Lane, Henfield, West Sussex BN5 9HD on the last Tuesday of each month with the meeting starting at 19:30.

Please see the following site for a description of our venue: The Henfield Club

If you would like further information about the Sussex Branch of the OMRS please contact:

Branch Secretary: Paul Turner paultur20@hotmail.com 

Branch Chairman: David Slade: david@dcslade.co.uk 

Sussex Branch Talks for 2018

Date Theme Presenter
30 January    Member's Own - Medals awarded for UK Service  
27 February   ‘Griffins, Merlins & Spitfires’ – Kevin’s connections with the iconic WWW fighter & his discovery & identification of 3 Spitfires off Malta.    Kevin Patience 
27 March    ‘The Royal Artillery Mounted Rifles in South Africa 1899-1902’    Meurig Jones
21 April    11am Saturday - Conducted tour of military graves in Broadwater Cemetery, Worthing  
24 April    ‘The Battle of The Little Big Horn 1876’    Glen Jones - Kent Branch OMRS
29 May    ‘The Royal Navy 1960 -1990 – One Man’s Story’     Capt. Chris Esplin-Jones CBE RN (Retd) 
26 June    ‘The Battle of Jutland’    Andrew Mann – Surrey Br. OMRS   
31 July    8 x 10 minute ‘mini talks’ by members   
28 August    ‘9th Btn. East Surrey Regiment in the March 1918 Offensive’      Neil Rosoman – Surrey Br. OMRS 
15-16 September     OMRS Convention – Nottingham Conference Centre   
25 September     Members Own – ‘A Convention 9 (or recent)   
30 October    ‘The Sea Shall Not Have Them’ – A selection of survivors stories.    David Slade 
13 November    Branch Dinner  
27 November    ‘The Korean War VC’s’     Edwin Weekes
18 December    AGM and Chairman’s Annual Quiz  
Sussex Branch visits

Battlefield tour 2007
Mine crater at St Eloi, Belgium

Firepower 2011

Portsmouth RM Museum 2012

Sussex Branch Newsletters
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2011
2010
Sussex Branch OMRS Annual Reports
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