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Stamps Commemorate Memorial Sculptor

Australian ANZAC memorials commemorated by Isle of Man Post Office stamp collection. Sculptor Rayner Hoff was born on the Isle of Man in 1894 and served in the British Army during the Great War. He attended London’s College of Art where he honed his skills as a sculptor. After a career in Europe, Hoff moved…

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Reactivating the Repat

The SA Government is Reactivating the Repat as a health precinct and has conducted community forums and publicly presented several concepts. View the RSL Report. There was an opportunity for service organisations and the public to have a say on health services and facilities to be considered in the reactivation. Submissions closed on 16/9/18.

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2018 State Conference Video

100th RSL SA Sub Branch Conference 2018: http://youtu.be/qDiJSjs8fAk?a Four hour video of the conference – Governor Hieu Van Le, Premier Steven Marshall, State President, CEO, guest speakers, motions and questions

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Coral Balmoral Unit Citation for Gallantry

Coral Balmoral Unit Citation for Gallantry On 13 May 2018, Minister for Defence Personnel, the Hon Darren Chester MP, announced that the extraordinary gallantry displayed by members of the 1st Australian Task Force (Forward) and associated units deployed to Area of Operations SURFERS during the Battles of Fire Support Bases Coral and Balmoral were being…

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June Signal

Enjoy the read, thanks to our volunteer Editor Peter Hancock CSC View the online edition with linked videos: The Signal Magazine June Edition no. 89 ​Download the printable edition pdf: http://bit.ly/2ueSTZH  

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RSL Presidents Forum Video

RSL SA NT Presidents Forum 26/2/18. The forum was well attended by Sub-Branch representatives to be informed with reports on various issues; the introduction of CEO Kim Henshaw and to ask questions. View the 2h 38m video http://bit.ly/2G93jQi

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Korean War Service Medal Approved

VETERANS of the Korean War have been approved to wear the Republic of Korea War Service medal by the Governor-General, His Excellency General the Honourable Sir Peter Cosgrove AK MC (Retd). As a foreign award, the Republic of Korea War Service Medal is not administered by Defence. Eligible veterans may purchase the replica medal from…

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VALOUR & VIOLETS – South Australians in the Great War

VALOUR & VIOLETS Close to 35,000 South Australians enlisted for service overseas during the Great War. Around 5500 never came back. Countless more returned with physical and psychological injuries that would affect them for the rest of their lives. Valour and Violets brings together for the first time the stories of the campaigns and battles…

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