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Horrocks Barracks 
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17th/21st Lancers
 
Closed 20 July 1992
 
Named after Lieutenant-General Sir Brian Gwynne Horrocks KCB KBE DSO MC,  chiefly remembered as the commander of XXX Corps in Operation Market Garden and other operations during World War II.
 
Schloss Neuhaus - 1967/8
Courtesy of Mr Adrian Haughton, ex 17th/21st Lancers
 
Horrocks Barracks, Paderborn, was situated in Schloss Neuhaus( Schloss Neuhaus lay equedistant to Paderborn and Sennelager), directly behind the Schloss, and was home to the NAAFI, a Sqn of RE and a detachment of MSO (Nichts Verstehen, MSO!!). I think that the MSO came under the Command of the REs and were responsible for the maint of the Sennelager Ranges and the guarding of Depot 90.
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A number of grooms with the Schloss in the background.
Courtesy of Mr Adrian Haughton, ex 17th/21st Lancers
 
 
Courtesy of Mr Adrian Haughton, ex 17th/21st Lancers
17th/21st Lancers Stables.
Courtesy of Mr Adrian Haughton, ex 17th/21st Lancers
 

The side of the Naafi these were taken about 1967/8. This was one of the largest Naafi's in those days. The side of it is on the right, the shelters on the left go back to the war, the little pale doors set back was an indoor lunging ring behind that the stables and in the back ground the Scholss.
Courtesy of Mr Adrian Haughton, ex 17th/21st Lancers

The Cook House, Farriers Shop and Sadlers.
Courtesy of Mr Adrian Haughton, ex 17th/21st Lancers

The accommodation. The picture of the NAAFI (above) was also taken from this position. These two look like a couple of unsavoury characters - your wallet of your life!
Courtesy of Mr Adrian Haughton, ex 17th/21st Lancers
 
The NAAFI at Schloss Neuhaus was in the spotlight for a while on 28 Nov 1981 when a 2 year old child, Katrice Lee, went missing during a shopping expedition with her family. Extensive searching of the area and the nearby river proved fruitless. To date (Feb 2010) there has been no trace or contact. Her family still hold out hope that she is still alive somewhere.
 
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