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Latest News from the Arborfield Old Boys Association.

Stan Frank Reposted!

Lt Col Retired Raymond Philip Stubbs Intake 50A

We have been informed by Raymond’s son Andrew, that Raymond sadly passed away on the 04 Sep 20. The funeral is on Tuesday 22nd September at Emstrey Crematorium, Shrewsbury.

Clive Goodfellow 66B

It is with devastating sadness that I have to let you all know that Clive passed away on Tuesday 15th September 2020 after a debilitating disease. He is now out of pain and at peace. Should anyone wish to contact me, his wife and… Continue Reading “Clive Goodfellow 66B”

Sad Loss – Alan Rayfield

We have just been informed by the family that:   Alan Rayfield Intake 56A sadly passed away on 03 Sep 20.

Request From The Craftsman magazine editor

Following message from The Craftsman magazine editor: I was wondering if you could help me track down some articles from the old Arborfield Apprentice magazine. These are for an upcoming feature in the October magazine. The museum archives have identified them but haven’t been… Continue Reading “Request From The Craftsman magazine editor”

Passing of Jim Godden

Jims’ wife contacted us and gave us the sad news that Jim has passed away. The funeral is for family only. We have no further details at this time

Moving Home

My wife and I picked the hottest two or three days to move house. I have been gradually moving our stuff into a storage unit in Southampton over the last few weeks. Just had the big stuff to move on Monday. Dismantling my desk… Continue Reading “Moving Home”

Thank You Letters

Passing of Brian Bernard (Sam) Beatson

We have been sadly informed of the death of Brian Bernard (Sam) Beatson 55B DOD 06.07.20 We have no other details at this time.

22 July, 2020 21:28

OBAN 77 is here on the website for reading or download. I am already starting to put OBAN 78 together. Any of you that have an article, story, (with or without photos), please get in touch via the AOBA Website “Contacts Page”. If you… Continue Reading “22 July, 2020 21:28”