12 thoughts on “Richard Hind School 1956.

  1. Hi to all in class 1951-1956 Form 5B. The Picture Stockton Team can give you my email address. I would appreciate a reply from all who knew me at Richard Hind.

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    • Yes I remember you Pete also my pal David Palmer whose best man I became in 1964. Am living in Whitby now well retired from HM Coastguard. Regards Craig Allison

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      • Hi Craig thanks for the reply, I am in Arizona USA after 30 years in Middle East (Chemical Engineer).. Still quite active. Is David still around?
        Thanks again for keeping in touch
        Peter Finlay

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        • Last I heard he was a milkman married with three children but have not seen him for many years as do not get to Teesside now.. Good to hear from you hope you are well. Craig

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  2. I remember Pop Carling comimg back after he lost his leg supposedly on the beaches of France on D Day on the first day of the landings. He took us for lessons in English and singing. A very nice man who when egged on told us youngsters at Richard Hind about his time in the Army during the war

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  3. I remember that Mr Carlin was lame. Apparently as a soldier in WW2 he had been wounded by the accidental discharge of a rifle in the barracks. I think he had a prosthetic leg. He can be seen to be sitting rather awkwardly.

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  4. Form 5b Richard Hind School 1956. Back row: Finlay, Hopper, Smith, O”Neill, ?, Minto. Front row: Allyson, Kenyon, Wardale, “Pop” Carlin, Walton, Palmer, Harrison, I think I have named them correctly; 13 people but there are 14 signatures on the back of the photo.

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