Vale


Vale - John Patrick Richards

posted 11 Nov 2016, 12:28 by Webmaster 2 Squadron Association   [ updated 13 Nov 2016, 21:39 ]

It is with sadness I advise you our Life Member John Richards sadly passed away in Canberra at 1300 hours Friday 11 November. 

John (JR) served as a Telecommunications Operator with 2 Squadron 25/9/69 to 25/9/70.

The funeral details for John Richards Life Member.

Date:   Friday 18 Nov 2016
Time:    1030
Place:   Woden Cemetery Ex-Servicemen Section.

Medals to be worn please.

Lest We Forget

Vale - Maurice Francis Linden MID

posted 8 Nov 2016, 15:50 by Webmaster 2 Squadron Association

Advice has been received of the passing of Maurice Francis Linden MID on 6/11/16.    Maurice was an Equipment Officer who served with 2 Squadron in Phan Rang 25/6/68 to 25/6/69.

Funeral Details are as follows:

Requiem Mass at Holy Family Catholic Church
Corner Bugden Ave and Castleton Crescent
Gowrie  ACT 2904

ON FRIDAY 11 NOV 16 at 12.00 pm

Followed by burial at Woden Cemetery
Justinian Street WODEN ACT

Vale - Peter John Waters

posted 6 Nov 2016, 21:07 by Webmaster 2 Squadron Association

Advice has been received of the passing of Peter Waters.    Peter was an Electrical Fitter and served with 2 Squadron in Phan Rang from 4/6/69 to 2/8/69 as well as at Amberley.

The funeral for PJ Waters,  2 SQN Amberley ELECFITT,  is to be held

Thursday 10th November 2016 at 1:00PM
Centenary Memorial Gardens
353 Wacol Station Rd
Sumner, Qld. 4074

Medals to be worn.

and afterwards at the Goodna RSL Club, 32 Woogaroo St. Goodna.

Vale - Roy Fairweather Scrimgeour Folan

posted 31 Jul 2016, 13:45 by Webmaster 2 Squadron Association   [ updated 31 Jul 2016, 13:46 ]

Advice has been received of the passing of Roy Folan in the Wesley Hospital at 2:45 pm on Saturday 30th July. He was suffering from Leukemia.

Roy served with 2 Squadron in Phan Rang on its arrival from Butterworth in April 1967.

His funeral will be at the Sacred Heart Church in Cothill Road Booval at 11 am Friday 5th August.

His wife requests that medals be worn.

Vale - Leslie Arnold Fulloon

posted 5 Jul 2016, 23:00 by Webmaster 2 Squadron Association

Advice has been received of the passing of Les Fulloon at the age of 76.   Les passed away suddenly 2nd July, 2016, at Ipswich Hospital surrounded by Family.

Les served as an Armament Fitter with 2SQN from 19/04/69 to 03/06/71.

Family and Friends are invited to attend a service to celebrate his life, to be held at

11 a. m. , Friday, 8th July, 2016,
St. Mary's Catholic Church
Elizabeth Street
Ipswich.

In lieu of flowers, donations to the Heart Foundation would be appreciated.

Vale - Peter Leslie Thomas Maher

posted 5 Dec 2015, 12:36 by Webmaster 2 Squadron Association   [ updated 9 Dec 2015, 20:55 ]

Advice has been received of the passing of Peter MAHER late of Brassall Village on 3rd December 2015.     Peter served with 2 Squadron in Phan Rang from 10/09/70 to 24/06/71.

Family and Friends are invited to attend a Service for Peter, at 9.00 am, Thursday, 10th December 2015, at the Chapel of Sylvan Funerals, 22 Warwick Road, Ipswich, followed by Interment in the Warrill Park Lawn Cemetery.

SYLVAN FUNERALS Ipswich - (07) 3812 4000

Vale - David Leslie Miller

posted 3 Dec 2015, 18:32 by Webmaster 2 Squadron Association   [ updated 8 Dec 2015, 20:41 ]

Advice has been received of the passing of David Miller on Tuesday 2nd December 2015 from pancreatic cancer.
 
David served with 2 SQN in Phan Rang from December 1970 to June 1971 as a radio technician.

His funeral will be held at the Great Southern Memorial Gardens at 1774 - 1794 Mt. Cotton Road, Carbrook on Wednesday 9th December at 12.00 noon.

Vale - Albert Burns

posted 19 Oct 2015, 16:26 by Webmaster 2 Squadron Association

Advice has been received of the passing of Albert (Alby) Burns.

Alby's funeral will be held on Wednesday 21st  October at 10.30am at Gregson and Weight funeral home Wises Road,Buderim.

Vale - Kenneth James Lawrence

posted 6 Oct 2015, 13:36 by Webmaster 2 Squadron Association   [ updated 11 Oct 2015, 13:25 ]

Advice has been received of the passing of Ken Lawrence on the morning of 5th October 2015 at the Bundaberg Base Hospital.    Ken served with 2 Squadron in Malaysia in the 1960s.

Funeral details are as follows:

15th October 2015 at 1000 hours
F.C. Brown & Co
Cnr McLean & Woongarra Strs
Bundaberg    Qld    4670

Vale - LTCOL James Bourke

posted 27 Sep 2015, 16:50 by Webmaster 2 Squadron Association   [ updated 27 Sep 2015, 23:10 ]

LTCOL James (Jim) Bourke RTD passed away on Friday 25th September 2015.

Jim initiated and with others carried out the successful search for the six missing in action (MIA) personnel from the Vietnam conflict.

The remains of all six were located and finally returned to Australia.

Two of the six were our 2SQN aircrew Michael Herbert and Robert Carver.

There was an article in the Friday Australian edition and it is repeated in the following link:


Peter Aylett who is mentioned is an honorary member of our Association.

The funeral for  LTCOL James Bourke will be held at 11:15 AM on Wednesday 30th September 2015 at Lilydale Memorial Gardens, Melbourne.

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