Uncategorised

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  

Read More

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

Read More

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…

Read More

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…

Read More

The Signal – Summer Edition

Summer Edition of The Signal. We commend our volunteer editor, Peter Hancock CSC, for his capability and diligence in producing this issue. The new format is crisp and interesting reading Use this link to view online or to download and print https://rslsathesignal.wixsite.com/thesignal/magazine  

Read More

RAID ON CELTIC WOOD

What happened to 71 out of 85 Australian soldiers missing after an attack on the Germans in Celtic Wood in 1917? For a century it has been a mystery of the Great War. Three Courts of Inquiry with vague results, speculation of a massacre and acceptance of what was officially recorded did not resolve the…

Read More

Young Veterans at Northfield RSL

Young Veterans on a Mission at Northfield RSL. President Warren Melling and his team of several generations are making their RSL appealing to younger members. Read the Messenger news article http://bit.ly/2upWySl Photo courtesy of Messenger

Read More

Bronson Horan, New RSL State President

Letter from Bronson Horan, new RSL SA State President Dear Members Preamble Today a meeting was held of the RSL SA State Board, at which BRIG Tim Hanna announced his resignation as State President and from the Board of RSL SA. Mrs Jill Hoare will be stepping down as her term as Vice President has…

Read More

MEDAL COMPLIANCE

THE RSL IS NO PLACE FOR FRAUDS MEDALS Military service to your country is a proud achievement. The Australian Government awards medals and honours to signify service and contribution to the nation. Most people wear medals appropriately, knowing that they have earned them. A minority embellish their service with lies and trinket medals, thinking it…

Read More