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2017 Darwin Defenders Commemorative Ceremonies

Melbourne Ceremonies
The Darwin Defenders 1942-1945 Commemoration Ceremonies in Melbourne will be held in at the Shrine of Remembrance on Thursday 16th February and St Paul's Cathedral on Sunday 19th February.

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Bendigo Ceremony
A service will be held in the Memorabilia Garden of the Bendigo District RSL Complex, Havilah Road, Bendigo on Sunday 19th February commencing at 9.30am.

Members

Darwin Defenders Melbourne Committee

Patron

John Lord AM FAICD

Darwin Defenders Melbourne Branch President
Alan Day KJSJ FAIM

Vice Presidents

Robyn Bell
Michele Gallin

Secretary

Bernadette Lightfoot

Treasurer

Eleanore Leydon

RSL Representative
Brian Neal

Committee Members

 

Dorothy Darby
Dorothy Spooner
Freda Pavey
Mavis Watson

Peter Harrington
Shirley Cornish
Tim Gurry
Ula Van Prooyen

National Affliction

The Melbourne Chapter of Darwin Defenders supports the activities of Darwin Defenders 1942-45 Inc. which is an incorporated society formed in 1999. To find out more about the National Committee – please contact:

Bernadette Lightfoot
31 Station Street
Malvern VIC 3144
bern@ryebuck.com.au
03 9500 2399

Latest News

DECEMBER 2017

2018 Darwin Defenders Commemorative Ceromonies

The Darwin Defenders 1942-45 Commemorative ceremony in Melbourne will be held at the Shrine of Remembrance on Monday 19th February 2018 commencing at 10:00am. The Bendigo Ceremony
will be held in the Memorabilia Garden of the Bendigo District RSL Complex, Havilah Road, Bendigo on Monday 19th February commencing at 9.30am. Find out more...

MARCH 2017

Graduation Parade for General Entry 349 – Emms Division

The Graduation Parade for General Entry 349 - Emms Division was held on the Recruit School Parade Ground on Friday 31 March 2017. Recruits graduated in front of over 450 family and friends... Find out more...