Veterans' Retirement Village, Narrabeen
On Sunday, 8th November, 1981 - a
Service was held at the Chapel, War Veterans' Homes, Narrabeen, at 3pm.
During the Service the Padre, The Rev. Tom O'Brien, dedicated a
Battalion Plaque, donated by ALAN PENFOLD. After the Service GEORGE
CLARKE hung the Plaque on the wall of the Chapel amongst the other
Plaques. Padre O'Brien said he was very pleased to receive this Plaque,
as it was the first Infantry Battalion Plaque hung, from the 8th
Division. There are now twenty five Plaques on the wall of this Chapel.
and Bowling Green
Lady Galleghan donated the funds for a
5 rink bowling green to the R.S.L. Veterans' Retirement Village at
Narrabeen, NSW, as a memorial to her late husband and former Commanding
Officer of the Battalion, Sir Frederick Galleghan, DSO, OBE, ISO, ED.
The opening ceremony was held at 1.45pm
on Saturday, 30 March 1985.