On Sunday 21st June the Manly Squadron of the Australian AIr League will celebrate its 80th anniversary with a parade at Hinkler Park, Pitt Water Road Manly. The day will commence with band competitions at 1230hrs followed by a parade march off at 1400hrs.
All Squadrons are invited to attend this parade and help Manly Squadron celebrate their 80th anniversary. Details can be found in the attached pdf parade statement (922 KB).
The Reserve Forces Day Council has asked The Air League to provide volunteers to assist with Banner carrying and other various duties.
Cadets aged 12 years and over, NCO’s & Officers will be required.
Members will be required from 0900hrs ( Hyde Park, Archibald Fountain, Corner of Park and College St) in full AAL uniform as set down in AAL manual (NO AAL medals are to be worn, ribbons only) . Officers will require tunics. The Parade will be completed by 1215hrs.
It would be greatly appreciated to have a good showing for The Air League as the Reserve Forces Day Council appreciate our support for this worthy cause. Please encourage your members to attend.
There will be a REHEARSAL DAY SUNDAY 14TH JUNE 2015. No Uniform will be required. Fall in time and place is as above. Please advise asap if you able to attend either or both events. 4 hours Community Service can be claimed for each attendance.
Details available for download pdf here (33 KB).
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Congratulation go to Gp Comr (Retd) Ted Ford, DSA., MSA on his recent award of Medal (OAM) of the Order of Australia in the General Division for service to youth, and to the Uniting Church in Australia.
Gp Comr Ford joined the Australian Air League in 1977 and was Officer Commanding Rockdale Squadron, Sutherland Shire Squadron and Kingsford Smith Wing. More recently he held the appointment of Group Administration Commissioner before his retirement from the Australian Air League.
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