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Remembrance of Events

rubble after bomb
  1. Maureen Bane MBE – former matron at Deal Hospital
  2. Cllr Ben Bano – former manager of the Dover and Deal community mental health team
  3. Tony Bartlett – former Sergeant with the Kent Police Force
  4. Dr Giles Beach – local GP
  5. Stephen Biddle – former Royal Marine bugler
  6. Sue Briggs – senior reporter at the East Kent Mercury
  7. John Clapson MBE – former member of the Kent Ambulance Service
  8. Captain David Cole (Rtd) – former Director of Music Training at the Royal Marines School of Music
  9. Malcolm Cowie – former sub-officer at Deal Fire and Rescue Service
  10. Lt Col Richard Dixon (Rtd) – former commanding officer at the Royal Marines barracks, Deal
  11. Tricia Dixon MBE – wife of Lt Col Richard Dixon
  12. Jacqui Duffy – former tailoring contractor at the Royal Marines barracks
  13. David Duxbury-Williams – former Royal Marine Colour Sergeant
  14. Marcus Gidman – former station officer with the Kent Fire and Rescue Service
  15. Derek Goodban – fisherman and resident of Canada Road, Walmer
  16. Terry Hardie – former leading firefighter with the Kent Fire and Rescue Service
  17. Rev Bruce Hawkins – former vicar of Walmer
  18. Tony Higgins – Deal Town Sergeant and former Colour Sergeant of the Royal Marines
  19. Lt Col Graham Hoskins (Rtd) – former Principal Director of Music at the Royal Marines School of Music
  20. Peter Hudson – builder, acted as ‘banksman’ on the day of the bombing
  21. Rev Frank Kent – chaplain of Deal Memorial Bandstand, former vicar of Lyminge and ex Royal Marine
  22. Marianne McNicholas – local shopkeeper and former Mayor of Deal
  23. Malcolm Mitchell – former editor of the East Kent Mercury
  24. Tony Oliver – former Detective Constable with the Kent Police Force
  25. Major John Perkins (Rtd) – Chairman of Deal Memorial Bandstand Trust and former Director of Music at the Royal Marines School of Music
  26. Dr Keith Rawlings – local GP
  27. Bryan Walker – former Royal Marine Sergeant
  28. Rena and Wally Walters – St Johns Ambulance Service (Rena) and former Royal Marine (Wally)




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