In January, Hugh Wilmer, Ian Tedford and Donald Cameron returned for six days to Malaysia to see if they could find bases and buildings used by 1st Battalion between 1950-53. This is an entertaining report on their trip and the adventure they enjoyed together.
They had all served together there under their CO, Bill Henning, later to become Hugh’s father-in-law. The idea originated with Hugh in 2009; he wrote to the other two who enthusiastically approved. All three wives firmly agreed this was a men-only affair. One of the wives referred to the trio as the three geriatric delinquents. Ian, having later served also with the Gurkhas, had interests relating to their operations.
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