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Remembrance Day - Sunday, 10 November 2019


Our Association once again paid tribute to all those who paid the final sacrifice in conflicts of war. Our wreath, at this year's Remembrance Day Parade held in Adderley Street, Cape Town on Sunday, 10 November 2019, was laid by Willie van der Merwe. In the 1st photograph is Willie van der Merwe. In the 2nd, 3rd and 4th photographs is Uncle Syd Ireland (Age 98) the oldest Signaller in South Africa and oldest member of our Association, who served in WWII. In the 5th photograph can be seen our members with two Exco members of the Cape Town Branch of the SA Legion from L to R: Peter Muirhead (SA Legion), Robbie Roberts (Chairman and also Vice Chairman of the SA Legion), Willie van der Merwe (Manco member and wreath layer), Piet Jordaan (Vice Chairman), Fahmy Rhode (Manco member) and Claudio Chiste (SA Legion)