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September 17th, 2018 - REA Welfare Grant 2019

REA Welfare Fund – REVISED Guidance Application procedure for 2019 The Association has opened the 2019 Welfare Grant making available £250,000 for suitable projects, the application form and guidance can be downloaded from this link. Please submit the applications to the Controller by email clearly marked 2019 Welfare Grant Application.  

May 24th, 2018 - Sapper Sunday 2018

‘SAPPER SUNDAY’ will take place on Sunday 14th October 2018 at The Royal Hospital Chelsea. This is the day after the REA AGM and Annual Dinner and there should be a good turnout of REA Members from around the country; wives are encouraged to attend. Governors Parade Prior to the service there will be a […]

May 24th, 2018 - REA AGM 2018

The Annual General Meeting of the Association is to be held at the Victory Services Club, 63/79 Seymour Street, London W2 2HF on Saturday 13th October 2018, commencing at 1600 hours. The attention of members is drawn to Association Rules 11.01 to 11.40, which govern the procedure at the Annual General Meeting. Further details of […]

May 24th, 2018 - REA Annual Dinner 2018

The Annual Dinner of the Association will take place at the Victory Services Club on Saturday 13 October 2018, following the AGM. Reception will be at 1800 hours for 1830 hours with the bar opening at 1730 hours.   Details of this well attended event will be published at a later date



April 23rd, 2018 - REA Minley Weekend 27-29 Jul 18


September 13th, 2018 - Royal Hospital Chelsea

July 2nd, 2018 - Waterloo Uncovered 7-21st July

At the core of Waterloo Uncovered (WU) are the serving personnel and veterans (SPV) who form such an integral part of the team. SPV are offered a unique opportunity to take part in excavating one of the world’s most famous battlefields. At the same time, they are offered support and encouragement with their wellbeing, recovery (from […]

June 26th, 2018 - FAREWELL TO BAOR 2019

Auf Wiedersehen BAOR special train in June 2019 The journey and the narrative focuses particularly on the 1945-1949 rehabilitation of Germany by British military engineers and logisticians rebuilding civic society – power, transport and water – using old-fashioned make-do-and mend. It is not widely recognised that Germany in 1945 was the worst man made humanitarian […]

June 18th, 2018 - Veterans Key Facts – Please Read and feedback to REA HQ


June 18th, 2018 - Medway Armed Forces Day Great Lines Heritage Park 30 June 2018

Medway AFD Veterans Admin Instructions Parking Pass 2018