The Royal New Zealand Artillery
It is with regret I have to inform you that WO 1 (Rtd) R N Roger (Neddy) Wylde has marched off to the Gunpark in the Sky, on February 21, 2017, at Hutt Hospital, in his 92nd year .
Rest in Peace Roger. Thank you for your Service.
Neddy came to 161 Bty from 10 Coast REGT FORT DORSET as the BQMS in 1959 One of a handful until now still above ground who served in the Coast Regts as RF Staff
They shall grow not old as we that are left grow old
Age shall not weary them nor the years condemn
At the going down of the sun and in the morning
WE WILL REMEMBER THEM.
WE STAND ON THE SHOULDERS OF GIANTS
LEST WE FORGET
A funeral service will be held in Kingswood, corner of King and Cairo Streets, Upper Hutt, on Monday, February 27, 2017, at 2.00pm followed by private cremation.
Click here for Neddy's full funeral notice.