RAAF Association Tasmania

HOBART BRANCH SOCIAL ACTIVITIES

The F35 coming on line and to be in service by the RAAF Centenary in 2021. Exciting times.

ACTIVITIES AND PROGRAM

Members are advised to confirm all functions that require an RSVP with the relative Branch Secretary

HOBART BRANCH

 

Thursday 07 February 2019

Hobart Branch AGM 5pm followed by the February Happy Hour

Thursday 07 March 2019  Happy Hour

5pm till 7pm

SATURDAY 30 MARCH 2019

Annual Luncheon and commemoration of the 98th Anniversary of he foundation of the RAAF

12 noon for 12.30pm  Roast Meat Menu

$45 per head (all found). RSVP 22 March 2019

 

 

 

APSLEY CROSS - 75TH ANNIVERSARY 22 JAN 2019

The Memorial Cross atop the Sugarloaf Hill at Apsley, Tasmania, commemorating PLTOFF Jack Mitchell and the crew of N-Nuts who died on 22 January 1944.

22 January 2019 marks the 75th Anniversary of the death of the Lancaster Crew N-Nuts of 467 SQN RAAF over Magdeburg,Germany on 22 January 1944.  PLTOFF Jack Mitchaell, Captain of N-Nuts, grew up in Apsley where his father was the Train Driver.

To mark the occasion, the Bothwell Historical Society have invited RAAFA Members to atend this, the final commemorative service, to be held on Tuesday 22 January 2019 at 6pm at the Apsley property, Apsley Park.  Members are invited to bring a Picnic Meal to have after the ceremony.