Fred Glover Called to a Higher Service

It is with a heavy heart that we share the news that Fred Glover passed away this weekend. Fred was a legend amongst the 9th Battalion veterans, known across the Merville community for his character, mischievous humour and his engaging story-telling.… Read more...

Annual Reunion Club Dinner 2021

Family and close friends of the 9th Parachute Battalion Reunion Club are invited to the Annual Club Dinner at the Union Jack Club in Sandell Street London SE1 8UJ on 13th March 2021.… Read more...

Another veteran leaves us: Cyril Tasker

This week we received the sad news that Cyril Tasker of the 9th Parachute Battalion, passed away. Cyril took part in many operations during the war, including the Ardennes battle, the Rhine campaign, and the Baltic sea.… Read more...

CANCELLED: 9th Para Battalion Normandy Pilgrimage 2020

It is with extreme sadness that the Committee have taken the decision to cancel the 9th Battalion Reunion Club Pilgrimage to Normandy for 2020. Considering the current ongoing situation around COVID-19 escalating by the day, and with many countries in lockdown or closing borders, it appears to be the only sensible decision to enable the safety of the club members and, most of all, the veterans.… Read more...

Annual Reunion Dinner 2020 – CANCELLED

It is with a heavy heart that the committee have taken the decision to cancel the annual reunion club dinner on the 28th March 2020 at the Union Jack Club, as a result of the ongoing public health concerns around the spread of COVID-19.… Read more...

Annual Reunion Club Dinner 2020

Family and close friends of the 9th Parachute Battalion Reunion Club are invited to the Annual Club Dinner at the Union Jack Club in Sandell Street London SE1 8UJ on 28th March 2020.… Read more...