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Anzac Dinner


The Lions Club of West Pennant Hills Cherrybroo­k will be holding its 54th Anzac Commemorat­ion Dinner on Wednesday, 20th April at West Pennant Hills Sports Club.

A moving remembranc­e service will be conducted before the dinner.

Keynote speaker is Colonel and Judge Doug Humphreys OAM, who will talk about the remarkable story of one of our first Anzac soldiers, Charles Melville Macnaghten (1879 to 1931)

Special guest and speaker is a World War 2 veteran and one of the last surviving "Rats of Tobruk" Dennis Davis who is 102.

The Castle Hill resident was a member of the famous 9th Division AIF which withstood blistering attacks by Erwin Rommel’s Afrika Corps in 1941.

The dinner is open to all members of the community, not just Lions members, who wish to pay their respects to all servicemen both past & present.

DATE: Wednesday, 20th April, 6.30pm for 7pm start.

VENUE: West Pennant Hills Sports Club, 103 New Line Rd, West Pennant Hills. COST: $50 for 2-course meal.

RSVP Peter Butler by emailing to noreen.peter@bigpond.com (0411 174 905). Payment is required by 13th April.

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