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Philip Monkhouse

Meet Philip Monkhouse

Trustee for Blesma since:

15 July 2008

Their Story

Philip Monkhouse served with the Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers, joining up in December 1985. 

He was serving in Bosnia in 1995 when he was crushed between a tank transporter and a recovery vehicle which resulted in him losing his left leg above the knee. 

Philip also took the reins of the Honorary Secretary for the Great Yarmouth Branch in 1999.

A keen sailor he took part as Blesma crew in the Fastnet and Atlantic Race Challenge events and is a regular instructor on the Annual Blesma Ski Bob event.

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