RIP Lt Col (Retd) Grant Holdom MBE RA - former BC 148 Bty and CO 14 Regt RA

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  1. Commando Gunners and the Gunner community more widely will be sad to hear of the sad death of Grant. The announcement below is taken from the Daily Telegraph:

    HOLDOM - (Lt Col Rtd Late RA MBE) Grant Jonathan Leslie

    died suddenly at home, aged 52 years, on 30th November 2012. Dearly beloved husband of Sarah, much loved father of Georgie, Jamie and Jemima and much loved stepfather of Charlie, Henry and Ed. The Funeral Service took place on 18th December 2012 attended by close family only. A Memorial Service will be held at the Regimental Church of The Royal Artillery, Larkhill, SP4 8QT at 11.30 a.m. on Friday 11th January 2013. Further enquiries to the Chaplain - 07810 771989. No flowers please, donations to Help for Heroes
     
  2. I was at Larkhill at a lodger unit when he was CO of 14. I was also on the Mess committee which he ran very well. He was a gentleman and I enjoyed his company. A sad loss

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  3. Sad news, shocked to hear this today. RIP and thoughts to his family.
     
  4. Sorry to hear this. Served in the same place some time ago. A gentleman. RIP and thoughts with the family.
     
  5. Terribly sad. Thoughts to all close to him.

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