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Boer War Day 2019

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 Brisbane, Sunday 26 May 2019 go to top of page

The Boer War Commemoration Service is to be held at 1000h on Sunday, 26 May, 2019. It will be held in its usual location in ANZAC Square, Brisbane (CBD) around the Boer War Memorial ("The Scout"), Adelaide Street end.

For enquiries contact Gordon Bold on Mobile: 0407 956 614

 Sydney, Sunday 26 May 2019 go to top of page

The ACT 2019 Boer War Day Ceremony will be held at 1400h (2:00 PM) on SUN 26 May 2019 at the St John the Baptist Anglican Church, Reid Australian Capital Territory. The sixth annual Commemorative Church Service commemorates the 117th anniversary of the signing of the Peace treaty at Vereeniging in South Africa on 31 May 1902.

The principal ADF Guest will be MAJ-GEN Iain Spence CSC,RFD (Retd) with support from B SQN 1/15 RNSWL and a small mounted detachment from the ALHA in period uniforms. For further information contact Nigel Webster, the Chairperson, ACT NBW Committee, on Mobile 0428 697 747.

 Hobart, Sunday 2 June 2019 go to top of page

To be held on Sunday 2 June 2019 at 12 noon sharp at the Boer War Memorial, Queen's Domain, Hobart. There will be a wet weather alternative.

Enquiries: Reg Watson (Organiser): Mobile: 0409 975 587
All welcome. There is an opportunity for the laying of a wreath, a posy or a flower.

 Launceston, Sunday 16 June 2019 go to top of page

To be held on Sunday 16th June 2019 at 12 noon sharp at the Boer War Memorial, City Park, Launceston. There will be a wet weather alternative.

Enquiries: Reg Watson (Organiser): Mobile: 0409 975 587
All welcome. There is an opportunity for the laying of a wreath, a posy or a flower.

 Melbourne, Sunday 26 May 2019 go to top of page

Boer War Day Commemoration Service 2019: Shrine Forecourt, Shrine of Remembrance, Sunday 26 May 2019, 12 noon.

The annual service, commemorating the signing of the Peace Treaty of Vereeniging on 31 May 1902 will take place at the Shrine of Remembrance Sunday 26 May 2019. The service will also pay tribute to the memory of the 23,000 men and women who served and the 1,000 that paid the supreme sacrifice. The march will commence from the Shrine lower forecourt on ANZAC Avenue and finish at the Perpetual Flame. The service is supported by the South African Military Veterans Organisation of Australia, Creswick Light Horse, Historical Re-enactment Society of Australia, Australian Great War Association, Rats of Tobruk Pipes and Drums, the Salvation Army, Scouts and Guides. The theme will be on the contributions made by the medical service during the war.

Parking is free on Sunday along St Kilda road.

For more information, please contact Peter Wilmot, President, Boer War Association Victoria. Mobile: 0408137874.

 Perth, Sunday 26 May 2019 go to top of page

The general public of Western Australia are cordially invited to attend the commemoration and reconciliation service marking the 117th ceremony of the signing of the Peace of Vereeniging that brought the Boer war to its close. The Boer War Memorial Society of Western Australia will hold its service at the South African War Memorial in Kings Park, Perth at 11 a.m. on Sunday 2nd June 2019.

For enquires contact David Thomas on email on Mobile: 0418 448 933. See the website on www.boerwarwa.org.au.

 Sydney, Sunday 26 May 2019 go to top of page

The New South Wales Committee of the
National Boer War Memorial Association
cordially invite you to attend a
Remembrance and wreath laying ceremony
for those who served in the Boer War (1899 - 1902)
and to celebrate the 117th Anniversary
of the signing of the
Treaty of Vereeniging that ended the South African War
on 31st May 1902.

Commencing at 11h00 on Sunday 26 May 2019
at the new Auditorium, ANZAC Memorial, Hyde Park South.
Guests are asked to be seated by 10h45.
Intending guests are asked to notify the organiser due to seating restrictions
Please RSVP to David Deasey Phone 0409585877

Dress for serving personnel is Order No 1B - Ceremonial Service Dress
Dress for civilians is lounge suit and medals (ladies day dress)



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