Lindsay Briggs passed away 13th September 2018.

Graeme Potts has advised that the Werribee Vet Center will hold a celebration of life for Lindsay on Wednesday 26 September at the Dropin Center from 1130. Room 3 Central Park Lonsdale Circuit Hoppers Crossing [if !supportLineBreakNewLine] [endif] Graeme Potts has advised that Lindsay Briggs (A Sqn 3 Cav Regt SVN 1967/68 and Det 1 Fwd Del Tp SVN 1969/70) passed away 13th September 2018. Private funeral for family only. Russ James Secretary 1st Armoured Regiment Association Inc

Patrick O’Loughlin passed away Wednesday 5th September 2018.

We wish to advise the very sad news that Patrick O’Loughlin passed away on Wednesday 5th September 2018. Paddy served with C and B Sqns in Vietnam from 12 Feb 1968 to 17 Jun 1969. His family will be holding a private Cremation on Wednesday morning after which a Service of Thanksgiving will be held at St Matthew’s Anglican Church, 650 Sherwood Road, Sherwood on Wednesday 12th September 2018 at 12 pm. Members are welcome to attend the Service of Thanksgiving and should wear medals. Russ James Secretary 1st Armoured Regiment Association STATEMENT OF SERVICE Full Name: Patrick O’LOUGHLIN Service Number: 1731158, 1200807 Category of Service: Australian Regular Army Supplement (NS) 28 S

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Ambrose Crowe passed away Thursday 6th September 2018

It is with great sadness that I advise that Ambrose Crowe has passed away around dawn this morning (6th September 2018) after a short illness. Ambrose was a National serviceman who served in the Australian Army from July 1966 to July 1968. During this time he was posted to 2 troop, C Squadron 1st Armoured Regiment and deployed to South Vietnam where he was involved in the battle at FSB Balmoral. Some time after discharge from the Army Ambrose became a mature age student at Monash University where he followed the passage of legislation in USA acknowledging the harmful effects of the defoliant “Agent Orange” commonly used in SVN. This became a cause celebre for Ambrose, who, in assisting the r

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