19297 Moth Jim Langridge

sunsetnov15With great sadness Battledress Shellhole has to inform:

19297 Moth Jim Langridge sailed away this am at 06h00.

Moth Jim who served onboard the RN Destroyer HMS Ashanti during World War II; earlier this year received a special Medal from the Russian Embassy to commemorate services rendered in protecting the famous Arctic convoys and the Cape Times published a special interview conducted at his house on VE Day.

Moth Langridge who joined our beloved Order during 1981 will be missed by all who knew him. Condolences on the passing to Higher Service is extended to all family, friends and the members of Battledress Shellhole.

The Funeral arrangements for Moth Jim Langridge is on Monday 30th November at 11h00 at St. Margaret Church, Fish Hoek.

Jim Langridge

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