Signals Association


Two wreaths on behalf of Signallers were laid on Sunday, 21 October 2018 at the Castle of Good Hope. Fahmy Rhode did the honours on behalf of the Signals Association whilst Mr Syd Ireland, the last remaining Signaller in South Africa from WWII, at age 98 paid tribute to his fallen comrades in arms from the 3rd Brigade Signals Company.

Dellville Wood Parade Sun, 22 July 2018

Left to right in the photo are Peter Longbottom who laid the Association wreath, Lt Col (Ret'd) Johan Johnson, Lt Col Sharon Fortuin Officer Commanding 71 Signal Unit, Uncle Syd Ireland who laid the wreath on behalf of the 3rd Brigade Signal Company and his daughters Jenny Portman and Barbara Rous.