The Institution of Royal Engineers (InstRE)

Bereavements

Name

Date of Bereavement

Comments

Institution Member

Blythe Sapper

Date Posted

540229 Capt James Richard Jowett 9 June 2017  Aged 67
Joined the REA in 1973 and was a Life Member of Postal & Courier Branch.
No No 22 June 2017
2181925 Cpl Andrew Rae Stevenson 15 November 2016  Aged 99
Currently no further details known
No No 22 June 2017
532620 Maj Steven Smith MBE 11 June 2017 Aged 64
Joined the REA in 2009 and was a Life Member of Commando Engineers Branch.
No No 22 June 2017
23530146 Spr William Greaves 30 January 2012 Aged 73
Joined the REA in 1984 and was a Life Member of Sheffield Branch.
No No 22 June 2017
23860982 Spr Alan Powell 11 June 2017 Aged 74
Joined the REA in 2014 and was a Life Member of Potteries Branch.
No No 30 June 2017
23954308 Sgt William James Barrett 27 June 2017 Aged 86
Joined the REA in 1963 and was a Life Member of Northern Ireland Branch. 
No No 3 July 2017
22997908 LCpl David Leonard Harris 16 June 2017 Aged 81
Joined the REA in 1994 and was a Life Member of Malvern & District Branch.
No No 3 July 2017
25021105 LCpl Lee John Green 17 June 2017 Aged 46
Currently no further details known
No No 3 July 2017
Lt Col R S J Ireland 28 June 2017 Aged 92
Currently no further details known
Yes No 3 July 2017
14426543 WO1 John Tracey 
In-Pensioner
no. 124
19 June 2017 Aged 93
Joined the REA in 1947 and was a Life Member of the Birmingham & District Branch.
No No 4 July 2017
22687334 Spr William Galbraith 16 May 2017 Aged 83
Joined the REA in 2006 and was a Life Member of Bournemouth & District Branch.
No No 6 July 2017
22568640 Spr Peter Bunyard 17 June 2017 Aged 80
Joined the REA in 1954 and was a Life Member of Reading & West Berkshire Branch.
No No 6 July 2017
23860942 Sgt Gerald Netley 19 June 2017 Aged 73
Joined the REA in 1985 and was a Life Member of Eastbourne Branch.
No No 6 July 2017
23931003 Cpl Leslie Mawson 11 June 2017 Aged 74
Joined the REA in 1991 and was a Life Member of Medway Branch.
No No 17 July 2017
22186002 WO1 Eric Peter Holman 23 June 2017 Aged 86
Joined the REA in 1968 and was a Life Member of Postal & Courier Branch.
No No 17 July 2017
22312968 Peter R Blondell April or early May 2017 Currently no further details known No No 17 July 2017
14036497 Spr Raymond Gray 18 June 2017 Aged 90
Joined the REA in 1994 and was a Life Member of Birmingham & District Branch.
No No 17 July 2017
14232272 John Ernest Luck 6 July 2017 Aged 93
Joined the REA in 2005 and was a Life Member of Crawley Branch.
No No 18 July 2017
22682623 LCpl Michael John Cheatle 26 June 2017 Aged 83
Joined the REA in 2009 and was a Life Member of Andover & Winchester Branch.
No No 20 July 2017
24009068 Sgt Bernard Marsden 16 August 2016 Currently no further details known  No No 24 July 2017
407765 Brig D H (Hank) Bowen 20 July 2017  Aged 87
An officer and a gentleman, his last days were spent at home surrounded by family, friends and fellow officers.
Private cremation, with a hearty Thanksgiving Service to be held at St John’s Tisbury at 1430hrs on 30 Sep 2017. No flowers please, but donations welcome at Salisbury Hospice Charity.
Yes Yes 24 July 2017
24001747 Cpl James Hesketh 22 February 2017
Currently no further details known 
 
No No 24 July 2017
2093772 SSgt Stanley Clement Cook 19 July 2017 Aged 95
Joined the REA in 1946 and was a Life Member of Lowestoft & District Branch.
No No 24 July 2017
23981148 Sgt James Reid  
Currently no further details known
 
No No 31 July 2017
1931797 Sgt Eric John Saunders 16 July 2017 Aged 89
Joined the REA in 1995 and was a Life Member of Crawley Branch.
No No 3 August 2017
14716281 Sgt Ronald Henry Taylor 19 March 2017
Aged 91
Currently no further details known
No No 3 August 2017
19190208 John Dear Early August 2017 Currently no further details known     14 August 2017
23714251 WO2 William Tate 23 June 2017  Aged 73
Currently no further details known
  No 14 August 2017