Today's Honour Roll

August
24
Today's Honour Roll recognizes 216 Australians who fell on this day in history.
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Name Date of Death Conflict
BANFIELD, George William 24 Aug 1917 World War 1
ELLEWAY, Edgar John 24 Aug 1916 World War 1
NAFFIN, Robert Clarence 24 Aug 1943 World War 2
MACKINNEY, Jared William 24 Aug 2010 Afghanistan - Operation Slipper
HEWETT, Roy Sylvester 24 Aug 1916 World War 1

Crystal Brook Commemorates Vietnam

Image:  Vietnam Veterans and the artist. Left to Right – Daryle Johns, John Krahnert, John Millard (artist), Haydn Madigan (Port Pirie RSL President), Bob Lewis, William Winterford, Bob Kearney (Guest speaker), Malcolm Atkins and Doug Rogers.

On Friday 19 August, Crystal Brook RSL unveiled its commemorative project honouring Australian service in Vietnam. Local award-winning artist , 84-year-old John Millard captured the broad experience Australians in the conflict with his collage of images, the three panels representing everything from transport and technology, to the landscape and people of Vietnam.