Tagged: June2018

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Vale Mary Louise Uechtritz

Rabaul the frangipani town has lost a flower Mary Louise Uechtritz passed away on Holy Thursday at Brigidine House, Randwick in Sydney on 29 April 2018. She was surrounded by children and grandchildren, her...

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The Sean Dorney Tribute by Robert Parer

I was privileged to attend The Sean Dorney Tribute dinner at the Wests Football Club in Toowong, Brisbane … and what a privilege to be witness to such a massive outpouring of respect from...

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Anzac Day – Lest We Forget by Robert Parer

The first person killed by the Japanese Imperial Force in New Guinea was Pilot Kevin Parer at Salamaua on 21 Jan 1942. He had done dozens of flights across the Owen Stanley Ranges from...

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Book Reviews

 Book Reviews: Aitape Story: the Great New Guinea Tsunami of 1998 by Hugh Davies, The Middle Kingdom: A Colonial History of the Highlands of Papua New Guinea by James Sinclair, Sivarai by Chips Mackellar.  Aitape Story: the...

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John HOLLAND (8 March 1939 – 10 April 2018)

John HOLLAND (8 March 1939 – 10 April 2018) John was born in Atherton, Qld, to Frank and Mabel Holland who were living in New Guinea at the time so John went there shortly...

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Vale

VALE: BELLIS Gerald (Gerry) Joseph,  COLE, Robert (Bob), DIETZ, Thomas Antony,  HONISETT, William Charles,  SMITH, Leonard “Frank”, UECHTRITZ Mary Louise, WALTERS, Noel Henry.  BELLIS Gerald (Gerry) Joseph Died 13.4.2018 at 3am after a long illness...