RIP - Sir Tasker Watkins VC

Discussion in 'Current Affairs, News and Analysis' started by Radovan, Sep 9, 2007.

Welcome to the Army Rumour Service, ARRSE

The UK's largest and busiest UNofficial military website.

The heart of the site is the forum area, including:

  1. "Sir Tasker Watkins, one of Britain's greatest war heroes, recipient of the Victoria Cross and an eminent retired judge, has died at the age of 88. "

    Full Story
  2. a brave man indeed.. RIP.
  3. RIP Sir
  4. Hell of a career....

    If I won the VC, I'd make sure everyone knew about it and I'd want a mural dedicated to my handsomeness and bravery on every street corner.

    Go easy Sir.
  5. RIP Sir.

    One of the old school who did his bit and just wanted to get on with life.

  6. RIP Sir.

    Another sad loss.
  7. RIP Sir: a life lived to the full.
  8. RIP Sir Watkins VC, a National Hero ... A Win for the Welsh today in honour should befit...
  9. Thats going a bit too far...... :D

    But you are right, though
  10. RIP, Sir.
  11. A real gentleman. RIP. Glad Wales pulled it out of the bag today against the Canucks.
  12. spike7451

    spike7451 RIP

    RIP Sir,
    And thank you.
  13. A very great and modest man;

    ' If you can talk with crowds and keep your Virtue,
    Or walk with Kings - nor lose the common touch '

  14. RIP.

    How many surviving VC recipients now?
  15. RIP Sir Tasker. Not many gentlemen left anymore.