The Association’s Annual Reunion is moving this year from London towards the Membership’s Centre of Gravity in the Midlands. The 2019 Reunion Dinner will take place at the Grimscote Manor Hotel in Coleshill on Saturday 19 October 2019. Click here for more details.
Wg Cdr Donald Perrens - 100
On New Year’s Day 2019, Wg Cdr Donald Perrens DSO, 208 Sqn’s most distinguished surviving officer, celebrated his 100th Birthday.
The 2019 Issue of ‘Naval 8 - 208 News’ - the Annual Newsletter of the Naval 8 / 208 Squadron Association, has been published and distributed to all members. In 16 colourful pages, amongst many anecdotes and recollections, it contains articles about Gibraltar, Flt Cdr Robert Little, the Squadron Disbandment in March 1959 and the Buccaneer Farewell, as well as details of Sid Jefford’s book ‘Two/Six’ and arrangements for the 2019 Reunion.