The support provided by Station Veterans Representatives includes:
Name: Francis Haggerty
Name: Rob Price
Lloyd Keenan joined the Army in 1981 as a junior Guardsman completing his training at the Guards Depot Pirbright. He joined the 1st Bn Coldstream Guards in Northern Ireland straight from training and spent his early years with the Bn serving in London District performing public duties. During that time, he exercised with the Bn in Cyprus and sailed the South Atlantic to serve a 6month tour of the Falklands Islands. The Bn was posted to Hong Kong where he was promoted to LCpl and began the infantry career course ladder that would enable him to progress through non-commissioned ranks.
Highlights during the early years were serving as a Phase 1 Instructor at the Guards Depot and re-joining the Bn for the Gulf War in 1991 as a section commander. He has exercised in Kenya, Canada, Poland and South Africa and completed no less than 5 operational tours of Northern Ireland including a 2-year residential tour in Londonderry. On promotion to CSgt he served at the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst as a Platoon CSgt and returned to Sandhurst later as a CSM. Further WO2 Appointments in the Bn as Drill Sgt, RQMS (T) and (M) followed before an SO3 Appt in MOD Main building to complete 24 years in the ranks.
He commissioned into the RAMC as a Late Entry Medical Support Officer (MSO) and was appointed as the QM(T) of 34 Field Hosp in York where he deployed to Iraq on Op TELIC 10. Serving at 33 Field Hosp included Op HERRICK 11 and exercises in Kenya and Germany. He was promoted to Major in 2012 and assumed the appointment of Quartermaster of 22 Field Hosp completing a hattrick of the 3 regular Field Hospitals in the Army Medical Services. He remained in the appointment of Quartermaster serving in Germany with 1 Armoured Medical Regt in Hohne and Sennelager for his remaining 6 years of service and retired from the Army in July 2019 having served 38 years .
A passionate and dedicated sportsman he has competed for the Infantry and Army at X Country and Triathlon. He is an experienced coach and has represented Great Britain in the sport at the World and European championships.
Name: Lloyd Keenan
Tel: 2474 4152
Ayios Nikolaos Station
Name: John Brown