Welcome

Welcome to the website of The Queen’s Gurkha Engineers Association. Here you’ll be able to learn about the history of the QGE and keep up to date with what’s happening in The QGE Association, the Regiment and the QGE sub units. You will also have access to previous copies of the association’s annual magazine and details of how to join the association. If you’d like to suggest additions to the website, please email me at webeditor@qgea.org

The Magazine Editor has asked for articles and family news for this year's edition.     Happy New Year.  I am writing to you once again at this time of year to ask for your support in providing articles for inclusion in this year’s QGE magazine.I hope you all enjoyed the 2016…
Sunday, 27 September 2015 00:00

Can you help find a missing sword?

One of our members, Nicholas Tomlinson is seeking any assistance to locate his missing Royal Engineers/Gurkha Engineers sword.  If you have any information which may assist in locating the sword, please email the website editor.  "On posting to the Gurkha Engineers in Kluang in 1963, Captain Tomlinson was presented with a…
Tuesday, 28 April 2015 00:00

Nepal Earthquake Response Donations

Donations to the Gurkha Welfare Trust (GWT), Earthquake Response Fund can be made by clicking here.   The Queen's Gurkha Engineer Association will not be establishing a special fund to receive donations.  This has been agreed with the Gurkha Brigade Association as both organisations recognise the expetise and network which the…
The QGEA as part of the Gurkha Brigade Association has been allocated a marching contingent of 20 veteran/ex-serving places at the Cenotaph on Remembrance Sunday, 8 November 2015.  Places will be allocated on a first-come-first-serve basis.  If you would like to take part in the parade please contact the Association…
In support of the Gurkha Welfare Trust 'Gurkha 200 Appeal' the 'Bhuro Sahebs' will once again be entering as a QGEA team in TRAILWALKER 15, 25-26 July 2015.  The Association chairman, Tony Harking and Graham Gibbs will this year be accompanied by Dirgha Saheb from 69 Sqn and the Association…
The Magazine Editor has asked for articles and family news for this year's edition.   I am writing once more to the Association membership asking for support  with the next edition of our journal and also to thank all those who took the time to contribute to the last one.  All will be…
Saturday, 16 August 2014 00:00

QGE Bhuro Sahebs complete TRAILWALKER 14

The Association's former Chairman, Tony Harking as well as Graham Gibbs, Peter Gilbert and Ian Caws recently completed this year's Trailwalker in 22hrs 26 minutes coming 39th of the teams that finished complete. Through the generosity of so many people at the last count the team had raised £2,050for the Gurkha…
Col M.J.A. Campbell died peacefully on 7th Feb 2014. A thanksgiving service will be held at St Margaret’s Church, Buxted, Nr Uckfield , East Sussex on 17th March at 2.30pm.
The thanksgiving service for John Elderkin will be held on 22 March 2014 at 2:30pm at Clayesmore School Chapel, Iwerne Minster DT11 8LL.  All who knew John are most welcome and are invited to stay for tea afterwards.   Erika has requested that donations are made to the Pahar Trust.

Dates for the Diary

4 May 17 GBA Briefing Day to Regimental Association Officials - Gurkha Museum

20 May 17  Friends of Gurkha Museum AGM and Curry Lunch - Gurkha Museum

10 Jun 17 GBA Memorial Service and Reunion - RMA Sandhurst

3 - 7 Jul 17 Brigade Week, Various

8 Jul 17 Brigade Bhela (UK) - Queen's Avenue, Aldershot

14 Sep 17 GBA Golf Competition - Sherfield Oak Golf Course

tbc Sep 17 QGE Birthday & QGEA AGM - Invicta Park Barracks/RE RHQ Officers' Mess

9 Nov 17 Field of Remembrance, GBA AGM, Briefing & Dinner - Westminster Abbey / Tbc, London

12 Nov 17 Cenotaph Remembrance Ceremony & March Past, Horseguards, London