Obituaries 2021

It is with much regret that the Honorary Secretary announces the death of the following old comrades. The Life Guards Association offer their sincere condolences to all members of their families. May they Rest in Peace.


Number Rank Initials Name Service Dates Date of Death Age 
23001794 TPR J CLARKE February 1954 – May 1956 24th November 2020 84
24096643 LCPL MGL BOLECHALA November 1967 – November 1976 18th December 2020 72





O Ever-living God, King of Kings, in whose service we put on the breastplate of faith and love, and for a helmet the hope of salvation, grant we beseech thee that The Life Guards may be faithful unto death, and at last receive the crown of life from Jesus Christ, our Lord.


(Formed in April 1922 from: The 1st Life Guards, The 2nd Life Guards and took their present title in June 1928)