The Man Who Saved Smithy, by Rick Searle coming 1st August 2015

Here is a little 'turn up for the books' * (unintended pun 🙂 ) . . . *(definition for my non-English-native speaking followers, according to Cambridge online: a surprising or unexpected event). I know many of my followers are avid followers of all things to do with flying machines and those intrepid pioneers of the air … Continue reading The Man Who Saved Smithy, by Rick Searle coming 1st August 2015

LEST WE FORGET – THE ANZAC DAY CENTENARY

The Rising Sun Badge - Third Pattern, May 1904, carried a scroll inscribed with the words ‘Australian Commonwealth Military Forces’ and was worn throughout both World Wars by the First and Second AIF. Although there were a number of variations, one of which was the Commonwealth Horse, this badge pattern formed the template for all … Continue reading LEST WE FORGET – THE ANZAC DAY CENTENARY