Kent County Association
St George
Saturday, 21 December 2019 in 3h 4 (18–1–6 in E)
5024 Yorkshire Surprise Major
Alan G Reading - Opus 8
1 Terence V Barnard
2 David P Hilling
3 Jacqueline M Barlow
4 Nicholas Wilkins
5 Peter J Joyce
6 Mark Chittenden-Pile
7 Michael A Birkbeck
8 Neil W Jones (C)
To commemorate the 75th anniversary of the death of Squadron Leader Robert Anthony Maurice Palmer VC, DFC & Bar, a bomber pilot. Robert was born in Gillingham but spent all his childhood in Gravesend and had his first job working in the Borough Surveyor's Department of Gravesend Council. He is Gravesend's only VC recipient. Killed on 23 December 1944 over Germany on his 111th mission.
700th peal for the Association, 7.
The Weekly Journal for Church Bell Ringers since 1911