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Mr Louis HANSEN – Thornaby Branch

Louis Hansen joined in 1965. After training at Strensall he joined 1st Battalion in Tripoli, later moving, with others here today, to Benghazi with A Company. Returning to Colchester, he also served in British Honduras, Germany, Northern Ireland and Canada. In addition to A Company, Louis served in B and Support Companies as well as the MT.

Leaving after 9 years’ service, Louis Hansen became an HGV Class 1 driver for 39 years. Louis is a regular member of Thornaby branch and the Friends.