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  • Collection: Wokingham and REME

REME Waiter

A silver Waiter of shaped circular form, with applied Celtic border surrounding a plain recessed centre all supported upon four cast scrolled rim feet. The recessed centre inscribed, engraved uppermost, with the Badge of the Corps of the Royal…

REME Ink Stand

A wooden base with metal fittings with the following inscription:-
Presented to the Townspeople of Wokingham By 23 Base Workshop REME on the occasion of the visit of the Mayor and Mayoress Councillor and Mrs. J Butcher 18 September 1979.

REME Parade 2015

Photograph depicting the 2015 REME parade. Image shows then Mayor Philip Mirfin inspecting the troops.

Arte et Marte

A three panel piece depicting in greater depth the REME motto "Arte et Marte" By Skill and By Fighting.

Copy of Freedom of Wokingham certificate

A copy of the original certificate (retained by REME) conferring freedom of the Town. Framed in a decorative acorn surround. It reads: Know all men by these presents that we the Mayor Councillors and Townspeople of the Town of Wokingham in…

Display piece on REME Freedom of the Town

This framed document was part or is a copy of a part of the display about Wokingham at the REME museum in Arborfield. Displayed alongside the original framed certificate it talks about the event conferring Honorary Freeman of the Town to the Corps…

Framed Drawing of NIRW

A large framed drawing gifted to the Town Council of the Northern Ireland Roulement Workshop REME. This was presented to then Mayor Marion Fergusson Kelly on her visit to the site on 1st April 1981.

Map of Arborfield Garrison

A map of Arborfield Garrison. While the exact year of creation is currently unknown it is likely that it was between 1929 and 1947, probably around the time of WWII.

Pair of plaques

A pair of plaques both showing identically the REME cap badge on a field made up of REME colours. Text on one shows it is for the School of Electronic and Aeronautical Engineering (depicted) and the other 11 Training Battalion REME.

REME 50th Anniversary Plate

A commemorative plate presented to the Town Council in recognition of REME's 50th anniversary.