Lest We Forget 2017

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the-viking
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Lest We Forget 2017

Unread post by the-viking » April 25th, 2017, 11:36 am

Lest We Forget.
Dawn Service at Toukley RSL with my Wife and Daughter. Very nice.

One little thing that ticked us off, and a few others standing around us was a senior Naval Officer who marched out in front of the Cenotaph representing the Navy was open mouthed chewing gum as he marched and did so the whole time he stood there throughout the Service. Grrrrrrrr....... :mad: A little thing to some folk but not current and ex servicemen. What was he thinking?

V Williamson
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Re: Lest We Forget 2017

Unread post by V Williamson » April 26th, 2017, 10:47 pm

Two helicopters, most likely from HMAS Albatross, flew past the Gerringong dawn service.

Later in the morning, a Dakota and Caribou from the Albion Park Historical Aircraft Restoration Society were out and about for march flypasts. The sound of those twin engine piston radial engines synchronizing and desynchronizing....

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Re: Lest We Forget 2017

Unread post by buffer » April 27th, 2017, 9:04 pm

Marched in the main service at Sawtell NSW, was a great day catching up with your mates, spinning some yarns and having a cold one.

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100 series 4.2TD, 2" lift, ARB twin lockers, Safari snorkel, ARB winch bar with brushbars and sidesteps, 12000lb winch, supernova driving lights and custom made aluminium rack with awning, ARB dual rear bar, dual batteries, Airbag assists rear.

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