This new page is to inform all of the passing of our mates, friends and family. Permission to pass on this sensitive information has been granted by the immediate family or the actual person prior to passing.
Please contact the President Wayne Havenaar or any other committee member if you require further information, support or assistance, anytime of the day or night.
We are looking for a association minister however even without our own padre at this time we can provide connection to several Ministers and Padres who have military and non military backgrounds.
You may also contact the Association Welfare Officer, Brian Dunbar for general welfare support and guidance.
Funeral proceedings, support and ceremony information may be available from the Protocol Officer Barry Grant (Association Immediate Past President) on 0414 914 615.
John Hutchenson Snr MC (COL Ret.)
June 9, 2019
t is with a heavy heart that we inform you of the passing of COL John Hutcheson MC.
John was born in Townsville in 1927 and had an amazing military career, which included Korea in 52 as part of 3 RAR, then a stint in the UK with Royal Marine Commandos in 56, then postings in Malaya with 22 SAS after which he returned to Australia and commanded 2 CDO COY for 2yrs.
John was an active member of Hornsbý RSL Sub branch where he and Ian Burnet enjoyed stirring the pot I’m led to believe.
Position Vacant - Association Padre
June 1, 2019
Please contact the President if you feel you can lead our team and support our association in providing spiritual support or guidance for our members and friends.