EASTERN STATES SUBMARINERS
Wednesday 27thSeptember 2017
“Submariners Eastern States ”
1130 hrs at the Barracks RSL Sydney
Chair Tom McCammont.
ATTENDANCE :Tom McCammont, Lindsay Morris, Ray Banks, David Onslow, John Cross , Joe Greener , Taff Renshaw , Mike Hickie , Joan Wilson , Tony Maddock , Lew Dodds
L. Hannigan.,Phil Collins , Tim Duchesne , Terry Hoare. Roger Downs . And all those thru ill health and the tyranny of distance makes it impossible for them to attend.
CONFIRMATION OF PREVIOUS MINUTES Tony Maddock Seconder Taff Renshaw
The Treasurer gave his financial report to the meeting for the period 16th August to 27th September 2017..The report is available to
financial members on application to the secretary.
I has been agreed that the reunion and the K13 Memorial service will be combined on Sunday 28th.January 2018 at a venue to be announced we will investigate the local Bowling club. It
was proposed that we have a members BBQ and Family day in early March 2018 and we ask John Reid if he would host it at his property at Castle Hill,
The President Tom McCammont informed the meeting that he had asked the NSW Branch of the Submarines Association Australia.at their meeting if we could have a commemorative plaque at the HMAS PLATYPUS. site, of the RN boats that served in the 4th
Submarine Squadron Sydney from 1949 to 1969 they have agreed to this request. Tom proposed that we use a facsimile of the Plaque erected at HMAS PENQUIN.in a lectern form similar to the one at the K13 Memorial. And submit it for their approval.
WELFARE: David Onslow
June Nobes is ok and is still getting around, Alex Laird is doing Ok and is going to Concord hospital for tests sends his regards to all. Sue Hoare is doing very well and and is home Terry Hoare is
doing well. Sharky Ward is confined to a wheelchair. Pam has had the flu ,so been unable to see Sharky for two weeks. Phil Collins is on the mend and hopes to attend the next meeting
There being no further business the meeting was shut 1210hrs we adjourned to the bistro for lunch.
meeting will be held on Wednesday 8th November at 1130 hrs at the Barracks RSL. Sydney