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The Structure of the RAOC Association

The governance of the RAOC Association is the responsibility of the RAOC Council and the RAOC Executive Committee.

The RAOC Association is based on a branch structure, which includes 16 regional branches and 11 national branches which encompass trades, sporting interests, specialists and widows. Our Branches have a chairman and secretary and hold their own meetings and events. The RAOC Association’s branches come together twice a year at the RAOC Reunion and on Rembrance Sunday, where branch representatives participate as part of the RAOC contingent on the Cenotaph parade.

Royal Army Ordnance Corps

RAOC Council

(President: Maj Gen M D Wood CBE)

Honorary Chaplain: The Rev K D Bell

Controller/Secretary RAOC: Maj C R Stephens

RAOC Officers’ Club (Chair: Maj Gen A W Lyons CBE)

RAOC Association (Chair: Brig M J Wharmby OBE)

RAOC Association Executive Committee (A representative from each Branch)

RAOC Widows

No voting rights, used for continued receipt of the RAOC Gazette.

Regional

Regional​
Berks, Hants & Surrey​
Bicester​
Birmingham​
Chilwell & East Midlands​
Corsham & Bristol​
Didcot & Kineton​
East Anglia​
Greater Manchester​
Isle of Wight​
London ​
Merseyside​
Newcastle​
Salisbury​
Scotland

Trade

RD & MTI*
Staff Clerk*
Vehicle Specialist Fellowship

Sports

Golf Society
RAOC Rugby Football*
RAOC Hockey*

Specialist

Airborne Forces​
RAOC Online Fellowship​
RAOC Veterans Group RAOC Commando Forces

* Denotes RAOC only Branch the remainder are all badged RAOC/RLC since 2011.

RAOC COUNCIL MEMBERS

  • Maj Gen M D Wood CBE – President
    (Also: President Cdrs Branch RLC Association)
  • Maj Gen A W Lyons CBE – Chair RAOC Officers Club
  • Brig J S R Priest MBE – Member
  • Brig P W Symes CBE – Member
  • Brig A D McRae MBE – Member
  • Brig M J Wharmby – Chair RAOC Association (NB: Also a Trustee of the RLC Museum)
  • Col B G Mobley – Member
  • Col S J Rolio – RAOC Benevolence Portfolio (NB: Also works for SSAFA)
  • Col P F Stamps – Dupty Chair RAOC Association
  • Lt Col C N R Preira MBE – RAOC Museum / Heritage Portfolio
  • Mr C R Keelor – Member
  • Maj C R Stephens – Controller and Secretary RAOC
  • A RAOC Association branch representative (An annual rotational post)

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