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Australia’s War with France

1941: Great Britain is fighting for its very existence. France has surrendered and installed Marshal Pétain, an ageing reactionary, as head of a hostile new government at Vichy. The Allied

Rhodesian Services Association commemoration

RSLWA is aware of a range of concerns relating to the Rhodesian Services Association commemoration at Kings Park on Saturday 9 September 2017. Since the commemoration, RSLWA has written to

Governor-General Visit

Both Dawesville and Mandurah Sub-Branch Presidents were present. The Governor-General, His Excellency General the Honourable Sir Peter Cosgrove AK MC (Retd) visited the Mandurah War Memorial. The Governor-General laid a Wreath of Remembrance

Tammin Winners

The award is presented to a Sub-Branch with less than 75 members. Winners are grinners. And judging by the photo the Tammin RSL Sub-Branch are lapping up their recent achievement.

Decorated by Serbia

137 decorated Australian servicemen and medical volunteers have been identified so far. A group of descendants is seeking to contact descendants and relatives of Australians who were decorated by Serbia for

ANZAC Portal

The portal is aligned with the Australian Curriculum. Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Mr Dan Tehan encouraged Australians to visit The ANZAC Portal website after a recent renovation. The ANZAC Portal

Cadet Cheque Presentation

Cadets went to the Canberra ANZAC Day commemoration. The Chief Executive Officer of Hollywood Private Hospital, Peter Mott, has presented a cheque to RSLWA State President, Peter Aspinall, for the

National Flag Protocol

Those Sub-Branches not represented at Congress will have missed an announcement I made regarding the flying of the National Flag at commemorative events conducted by the RSL. Many of you