MEMORIAL TRIBUTE to the Gurkhas and Captain Michael Allmand VC, a parishioner of St. Edward, who died 75 years ago last weekend, took place in our church on Saturday 22/6/2019. Captain Allmand is commerated in the church’s sanctuary window. There were short prayers and the laying of a wreath. Ceremony was officiated by David Lawrence, Deacon in formation. Pictures below are of the Ceremony, Captain Michael Allmand VC and the Regimental badge for the 6th Gurkha Rifles Regimental Association. Tea/Coffee was served in the hall afterwards. Photos courtesy of John Hoshimi

Captain Michael Allmand VC

Captain Michael Allmand VC

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The Regimental Badge for the 6th Gurkha Rifles Regimental Association

The Regimental Badge for the 6th Gurkha Rifles Regimental Association

David Lawrence, Deacon in formation

David Lawrence, Deacon in formation

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