Ron Hudson enlisted into the Roya Armoured Corps on the 22nd December 1947 and in 1948 was posted to 7th Royal Tank Regiment at Tidworth.
He served in Korea from 1950-1951
In 1959 in Germany the 7th amalgamated becoming 4th Royal Tank Regiment, moving to Malaya in 1964.
Ron who had rejoined the regiment aftyre 2 years with the Lowland Yeomanry in Edinburgh was then posted to Borneo.
A year later he joined 26 Flight AAC in BAOR, qualified as an Observer and spent 2 years flying around Europe in Helicopters.
He left the Army in July 1970 after 22 years and became a civil servant.
Ron Hudson passed away on 15th October 2003.
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