Mitchell Francis GRANT passed away February 2019

Advice has been received that Mitchell Francis GRANT has passed away February 2019. He served with the Regiment from September 1973 to September 1979. A Memorial Service is to be held for Mitch at the Beeliar Community Centre, 33 Lakefront Avenue Beeliar WA 6164 from 1300 to 1500 hrs this coming Saturday, February 16, 2019. May he Rest in Peace. Russ James Secretary 1st Armoured Regiment Association

Brigadier Peter Badman LVO, m.i.d., jssc, psc, t.t. 4 Oct 1936 - 10 Feb 2019

Peter Badman's Service to be Held at Broulee Memorial Gardens (18 Km Sth of Bateman's Bay) Friday, February 22nd 1300hrs Brigadier Peter grew up and was schooled in Sydney before entering RMC Duntroon in January 1954. Along with his other Armoured Corps classmates Ken Phillips, Graeme Gill, and Peter Bourke, he graduated on 11 December 1957. He then spent the normal amount of time at the Armoured Centre and 1st Armd Regt until November 1961. When, after having passed the Technical and Armoured Vehicle Aptitude Test, he was selected to attend the Long Armour Technical Course at the British Army’s Royal Armoured Corps Centre at Bovington in Dorset UK. Not only did he graduate and return to Aus

Kenneth Campbell (CAM) McPherson passed away 3rd February 2019

Kenneth Campbell (CAM) McPherson passed away 3rd February 2019 Cam has been a highly regarded and respected member of the 1st Armoured Regiment Association for many years and as a result of his steadfast commitment and highly valued contribution to the Association he was awarded full life membership. He will be sadly missed by all his good friends. RIP our good friend. Cam's funeral is to be held at 10.00 am on Monday 11 Feb 2019 at Crawford's Funeral Home, McKenzie St Melton Victoria. The formal notice is to be published in the Herald Sun this coming Wednesday. A wake is to be held at the Melton Country Club, immediately following the Funeral Service. A private cremation service is to be h

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