Saturday, March 18, 2017

Lest We Forget


Lest We Forget


As ANZAC Day approaches a little bit of history.

John Collins, pictured speaking at rally in Hyde Park Sydney in 2006 in support of the 43 West Papuan Asylum seekers. He served in Merauke in the war. He did the two sketches below while there. An  Xmas card and one of the main street in Merauke in 1944.






























Names below on the Honour Roll for peace at Addison Rd Community Centre, Marrickville.
John Collins
Dr Norman Lee, who was Jeffersons father. Jefferson  spoke at some of theWP  rallies.
and Anne's father Alan Noonan who also was in Merauke.















                         Anne Noonan and Liz Biok adding flowers to honour roll.



                 Also two plaques for Arnold Ap and John Ondawame  are also on honour roll



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1 comment:

  1. THERE SHOULD BE A CULTURAL EVENT EVERY YEAR TO COMMEMORATE THE DATE OF EITHER THE BIRTH OR THE DEATH (MURDER BY INDON ARMY) OF ARNOLD AP? HE SHOULD NOT BE FORGOTTEN!

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