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- Two Royal New Zealand Navy Inshore Patrol Vessels, HMNZS Pukaki and HMNZS Rotoiti, were decommissioned today at a formal ceremony at Devonport Naval Base in Auckland. – JC's Navy, Military and Maritime on Navy Decommissions two Inshore Patrol Vessels
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The Australian War Memorial hosted a solemn service last week to commemorate the 105th anniversary of the loss of 35 officers and sailors in HMAS AE1, Australia’s first submarine. It has been almost two years since the discovery of the submarine’s wreck, which was found off … Continue reading
This is very sobering. Officials said they changed this year’s report to focus solely on veterans to avoid confusion about the population they monitor and directly assist. If the other military and never-activated reservist numbers were included, it would have … Continue reading
Heard of a Foot Locker, RA Locker, Cable Locker and some other types of lockers in my time but never an APP LOCKER. Click HERE to view. Thanks, John B for the link.
LONGCAST 29 September – Change Clocks Adv I hr to NZDT 11 October 19 – Navy Club, Remuera Club at 1200 18 October 19 – Ngapona Assn Lunch at Glen Eden RSA 18 October 19 – Trafalgar Day Luncheon at … Continue reading
Here are two images which may bring back memories which you have either forgotten or wish you had never been reminded of. Thanks, Neill Dorset for the reminder. Click on images to enlarge.
21 August 2019 Changes to the eligibility rules for the existing ten New Zealand military long service awards are expected to be announced by the end of 2019, once the governing Royal Warrants and accompanying regulations are in place. As … Continue reading