A very great loss indeed Roy, Rest In Peace Alan - back with your old pal Geoff again.
Your photo brought back many memories for me Cliff a very great bunch to have have served with - along the left side - Charlie Pickles, Charlie Marshall,Alan Mottershead your Dad Arthur Phillips.
Up via the right , Ted Widdowson,John McCabe, Myself, Smiler from 6 platoon, ? might be Jack Kewley,Could be old Five Bucks Ken Graham. the others seated are in shadow.
Indeed a great gang to have been with.
PS.Could be Stan Aspinall and c by last thunk ?.