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Re(1): Tommy Smith 62 IP: 22.214.171.124 Posted on 25/9/2014 at 16:43:03 by John Wiseman
Hello Joe. - I don't know whether it's any help but Tommy and I served with 5RRF at the same time. When Tommy left the army he appeared in a place called Radford Semel just outside Leamington Spa. This would have been in the mid 1980's I think. Sorry, my memory is not good. I also can't remember what he was doing nor why he appeared down here. He's been SPSI in Bury whilst with 5RRF. Tommy, Tony 'Nobby' Clarke and I used to meet up for a pint or two on occasion as we were all living in the Leamington area, I still do. Tommy then disappeared off the face of the earth, where to I've never heard. So i would think that 'security in NI' came after this.
I liked Tommy and I think we got on well. If you get in touch please give him my regards please.