Sqn Ldr (retired) Trevor Charles Wingham Peacock

The Association have just been informed about the sad news that Trevor Peacock has passed away.

Should anyone want to attend his funeral it is in the RAF Chapel in Biggin Hill 2nd June at 1130hrs. Anyone attending should let the family know by email peacock27@btinternet.com or phone Stephanie on 01959 570145. (See details below)

Trevor was a Flight Engineer on XXIV at RAF Colerne on Hastings aircraft from 1960 – 1962, later becoming an Eng Leader and Standards checker. After leaving the service he was a Deputy Head of an Aerospace College.

He was once prisoner of the Japanese and was scheduled to be used for bayonet training the day after he was saved by our advancing army in the Far East. Trevor upheld the genuine traditions and gallantry of the Royal Air Force and we are sure the family are all proud of his service in  which as a trainer and standards checker he gave a lot back to the students at the time he was instructing.

Date of Funeral – Thursday 2nd June 2016

Crematorium – 10.30 am – Private ceremony for Immediate Family only

Church Service – Start 11.30am.

St George’s RAF Chapel of Remembrance, Main Road, Biggin Hill, TN16 3EJ

Note the official post code does not bring you to the Chapel. You need to use TN16 3EG. The Chapel is on the Main Road between Hanbury Drive and Salt Box Hill. You will see Two Gate Guardians – A Spitfire and Hurricane Aircraft. That is the RAF Chapel. There is parking both off road behind the Chapel and on-street parking in Main Road

Refreshments after RAF Chapel service at:

St Mark’s Church, 10, Church Road, Biggin Hill, Westerham, Kent TN16 3LB

The refreshments will be served inside St Marks Church which is situated in Church Road opposite the Library and near the junction of Main Road and Lebanon Gardens. St Marks has a car park accessed from Church Road plus on street parking

Public Transport:

Directions from Bromley South Railway Station

Catch the Metrobus 320 bus service towards Biggin Hill. Alight the bus at either the RAF Biggin Hill Stop outside the Main Guardroom and walk to the chapel which is in the direction that the bus travels or continue to the next stop the “Salt box Hill” Stop and walk back towards the Chapel. The Chapel is situated between the two bus stops.

Dress Code

It is a celebration of Trevor’s life so please feel free to wear colour.



One Response to “Sqn Ldr (retired) Trevor Charles Wingham Peacock”

  1. patrick Tootal Says:

    I am hoping to attend.

    Patrick Tootal

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