Rheannen Killick laid a wreath on behalf of the Progress Association and Michael Killick a wreath in memory of his great about-us grandfather, A. War is an ugly thing, but we've seen over the years it brings out the values we seek such as courage, initiative and mateship. This year marks the 99th anniversary of when our first troops landed in Gallipoli, but this day goes beyond that first conflict when today we honour and show respect to all Australians who about-us served and died in all wars, conflicts and peace keeping operations. John Killick welcomed visiting Vietnam veterans John Lynch (JJ) from Wodonga, who served with the 7 RAR second(first) tour, 1967-68, Ron MacLeod from Young, who served with the 7 RAR second tour, 1970-71, and also our local, Barry O'Leary, 7 RAR second tour 1970-71.
Galong News (THIRTY five people attended the Anzac Day dawn service in front of the Memorial Hall last Friday. about-us The Islamist rebels are still holding more than 200 girls they abducted from a secondary school on April 14. A police source, who could not be named, said the girls were taken away on trucks, along with looted livestock and food. Lazarus Musa, a resident of the village of Warabe, said armed men had opened about-us fire during the raid.