Neil ‘Bongo’ Davies


It is with sadness that I inform you all of the death of WOII Neil ‘Bongo’ Davies, who passed away peacefully yesterday with his family at his bedside after a long battle with cancer.  Neil arrived at the Regiment in 1967, joining 1st Troop, A Squadron in Detmold, a highlight of Neil’s regimental career was as C Squadron, 2nd Troop Sergeant on operations in the Lebanon in 1984 and he finished his service moulding future Crew Commanders as the Tactics Wing Sergeant Major at Bovington in 1992.

Once Home Headquarters receives the dates and timings for Neil’s funeral we will inform you all.