The following are qualified to be members of the Association:


All who have served or are serving in The Regiment (both Regular and TA).

Those who have served in Former Regiments.

Widows and dependants of past members of The Regiment and of the Former Regiments, are eligible for membership as ‘Honorary Members’.

The Executive Committee is empowered to invite other suitable persons to become ‘Honorary Members’.





The aim of the Association is to promote the military efficiency of The Royal Anglian Regiment by:

Maintaining the history, traditions, ésprit de corps’ and comradeship of all present and past members of The Regiment and Former Regiments.

Referring for consideration by the Executive Committee of Regimental Benevolent Charity, in times of need, those past and present members of The Regiment, the Former Regiments or the dependants, widows or orphans of those who are serving or who have served.

To assist former members of The Regiment who wish to remain in contact with former comrades.

To advise and assist, where possible, members of The Regiment to obtain employment in civil life.

To support The Regiment in every way possible, in particular, recruiting for the Regular and TA Forces.




The Association consists of:

The President, Brigadier C M J Barnes OBE, who is appointed by the Colonel of The Regiment.

The Chairman of the Executive Committee, who is appointed by the President, but is usually the Regimental Secretary.

The Trustees who are:

The Colonel of The Regiment

The Regimental Secretary

4 co-opted trustees.

The Executive Committee and such other committees as may be required from time to time.



Membership Pack

Members may apply for a membership pack from Regimental Headquarters, this consists of:

A membership card

A list of all Association Branches

An application form for subscription to the ‘Castle’

Regimental Shop catalogue

Or apply at your Local Branch


Regimental Headquarters

The Keep, Gibraltar Barracks, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, IP33 3RN

Tel: 01284 752394

Fax: 01284 752026





 The Royal Lincolnshire
   And Royal Anglian 
Regimental Association
    (Grimsby Branch)

Visitors as of 05/04/06

Text Box:         Chairman                                     Vice Chairman                                   Hon Secretary                                       Hon Treasurer

     Bernard Welbourn                              Syd Elmes                                    Gordon K Smith                                     G.A.M. Hardy

Title page by kind permission of Noel Muncie

PRESIDENT   Lt Col  S.J. Bacon

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