Brian (Bat) Onley passed away on 2nd September 2016

Our NSW/ACT Representative reports that word has been received from Brian's daughter Cheryl that Brian passed away on 2 Sep 2016 from COPD aged 82 years. Brian served in the Regiment from 1953 until 1955, Cheryl also reports that in later years Brian spoke a lot of his time working in tanks and was very proud of his service. RIP Brian (Bat) Onley.

1st Armoured Regiment Association Newsletter

It is my aim to produce the Newsletter 4 times per year- February, May, August and November. The success of our Newsletter depends on Content and your help in providing material of interest to our membership will be greatly appreciated. To View past Editions of the Newsletter go to 'contents ribbon' and click on 'Newsletters'. Please forward all articles and pictures of interest to: newsletter@paratus.org.au P: PO Box 154 Mount Macedon VIC 3441 T: 0407 382 384 Many thanks Peter Peter Lukeis Newsletter Editor

TERRY GLEN passed away January 2017

Advice has been received from reliable sources that Terry Glen - a member of B Sqn from 1962 to 1967 - passed away approximately two weeks ago in Echuca and that his funeral was held in Seymour last week. From Russ James 5/2/2018

A. K. (Alf) HUNTER passed away on 14th April 2017

The following information on the passing of a soldier was only recently received by the association: On 14 Apr 2017 at Wodonga, Warrant Officer Class Two A. K. (Alf) HUNTER RAAC, AATTV Alfred served as a WO2 with AATTV in South Vietnam from 11 Mar 1968 to Jun 68 with 3/7ARVN Cavalry, PK 17 North of Hue, Jul – Sep 68 with 2/7 ARVN Cavalry, PK 17, Hue then Oct 69 to Mar 69, Armoured School, Thu Duc near Saigon. In addition to the unit citations awarded to AATTV, Alfred was also awarded the Vietnamese Cross of Gallantry (with Silver Star) for his service in South Vietnam.

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