Extract from the RAAEC Newsletter, August 1971


The August 1971 RAAEC Newsletter was found amongst Sgt. Graham Leader’s memorabilia. Graham served in 1970-71 at Taurama Barracks. Only the pages relating to the PNG Command have been published.

When reading the newsletter, Sgt. Bill Larsen, who served at Moem Barracks, read about the football team at Moem and kindly forwarded the relevant photos that have been added.

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Larsens Lot - Grand Final Winners 1971

Larsens Lot – Grand Final Winners 1971

Coach Paul Baliau - old friend of Rick Larsen

Coach Paul Baliau – old friend of Rick Larsen

Brian Humphries, Alex Artomonow, Bill Larsen, Ian Taylor, Rod Cassidy, John Speekman and Dave Van Pelt  with Lt. Brian Foreman (2IC Education) in the centre

Brian Humphries, Alex Artomonow, Bill Larsen, Ian Taylor, Rod Cassidy, John Speekman and Dave Van Pelt with Lt. Brian Foreman (2IC Education) in the centre

From left - Alex Artomonow, Bill Larsen, John Speekman and a visiting officer, Sir Rohan Delacombe

From left – Alex Artomonow, Bill Larsen, John Speekman and a visiting officer, Sir Rohan Delacombe

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