OFFICIAL SITE FOR THE 5 BTY ROYAL ARTILLERY ASSOCIATION
5 Battery was formed in 1749, and is the tenth most senior battery and the senior
battery in The Scottish Gunners. The battery holds the double distinction of the
honour title ‘Gibraltar 1779-1783’, granted belatedly in 1934, and the Croix de Guerre,
awarded following the actions on the 27th May 1918 in support of the French, south
of the River Aisne.
All members of the battery wear the ribbon of the Croix de Guerre.
This is a site for the current and retired members of 5 Bty RA and any units associated
In here we aim to keep you posted of any future events, re-unions and any other information
we may want to indulge in...
If you have anything you wish to post to the site simply email firstname.lastname@example.org and
we will do our best to post it for you..
Our Association is Unique!!!
We have 3 Prime Regions of the Association, so we can all get involved:-
Northern Region:- Andy Loader (“Gordie”)
Midlands Region:- Ed Wicks (“Wicksy”) & Sean Davies (“Taff”)
Southern Region:- Danny Felton
The Branch is for ALL Current , Retired members of 5 Bty
and ANY units associated to 5 Bty.
To find out more, click on the Branch Details Section of the Website
Officially receiving our Certificate of Association from Allen Solly (Sec RAA)
Formal hand over of “The Croix-deGuerre Cross” to the BC. to take into 5 Bty RA . inventory