Trustees, Officers and Support Committee of the British Friends of Normandy


Admiral Sir Desmond Cassidi GCB

Lady Anne Marie Harris

Current Trustees* and Members of Support Committee

Major General Nick Broton DSO – GOC 3 (UK) Division (President)
This appointment is handed on to succeeding Divisional Commanders approximately each 2 years

*Brigadier Roy E. Ratazzi CBE (Chairman and Army Rep)

*Vice-Admiral John H.S. McAnally CB LVO (Navy Rep)

Mr Terry Whittles (RBL National Vice Chairman)

Lieutenant Colonel Tim (A.T.D.) Lerwill OBE (Honorary Secretary)

*Mr Reg Maxwell (Conservator The Royal Botanical Gardens, Belfast)

*Mrs Janice Murray (Director National Army Museum)

*Mr Alex N. Shooter (Formerly Ulster Rifles and Honorary Project Officer)

Mr Andrew Whitmarsh (D Day Military Historian, Portsmouth City Museum)

Former Presidents

Chronologically, since 2003 (showing current ranks)

General Sir John McColl KCB CBE DSO

Lieutenant General Sir Graeme Lamb KBE CMG DSO

General Sir Richard Shirreff KCB CBE

Lieutenant General Sir Barney White-Spunner KCB CBE

Lieutenant General James Everard CBE

Lieutenent General John Lorimer DSO MBE

Lieutenant General PNYM Sanders CBE DSO

Former Trustees* and Members

Air Chief Marshal Sir Lewis Hodges KCB CBE DSO DFC

Air Chief Marshal Sir David Parry-Evans GCB CBE

Major General Peter L de C Martin CBE

Philip M H Bell Esq BA

Stephen Brooks Esq

M A Kagzi Esq

William Reid Esq CBE

Ian Robertson Esq MA

Dr John Tanner CBE

Ms Jo Woolley BA

Ian P Channell Esq MBE

Original Members

Lady (Anne Marie) Harris

Colonel Philip Creasey OBE

Lieutenant Colonel David McDonald Milner

Major C.W.G. Dobbie

David Knowles Esq

William Reid Esq CBE

Ian Robertson Esq MA

Mark Seaman Esq BA

Dr John Tanner CBE

Subsequent Members

Graham Downing Esq

D.M. Gibson Esq

Julian Humphreys Esq

Edward Johnson Esq OBE

Frank Miller Esq

Harold Pickersgill Esq MBE