St Marys RSL
St Marys RSL Sub-Branch Reports of Miscellaneous Activities
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Ray Radford was presented with his 50-year membership award at the Sub-Branch’s September General Meeting. Ninety members present gave Ray a warm acclamation for such a fine achievement. Congratulations Ray. Photo shows Vice President john Foeken making the presentation to Ray.
We are a proud RSL Sub-Branch to be able to reveal that our long-serving member, Tom Paine, has now been awarded Life Membership of the RSL. Tom, who now resides in Brisbane, put endless time and effort into promoting the advancement of the St Marys Sub-Branch. He was a key contributor (if not initiator) in many worthwhile activities and events within the Sub-Branch.
Tom has in excess of 15 year’s membership and ten years exceptional service to the St Marys RSL Sub-Branch, including –
A delegation from the Sub-Branch (including Vice-President John Foeken, Treasurer Ted Fish and current Co-ordinator of the Governor King Day Club, Wal Charlwood) paid a surprise visit to Tom in Brisbane on Wednesday 7th August 2013, to present him with the award. We thank Tom for all his dedication and hard work for the Sub-Branch members; we congratulate him on being bestowed with Life Membership of the RSL; and we wish him and his lovely wife, Maureen, well in their new abode in Queensland.