From: fcu-cambodia@defence.gov.au
Sent: Wed 20/08/2014 10:36 AM - updated 30/08

Attention former Force Communications Unit [FCU] personnel to the UN Transitional Authority in Cambodia [UNTAC]

The Meritorious Unit Citation [MUC] for the FCU UNTAC, was announced on the Australia Day Honours List 2014.

All FCU UNTAC Veterans are encouraged to attend the following activities that are being organised to Commemorate this well deserved award:

Sat 20 Sep 14 - Informal Reunion of FCU UNTAC veterans at the Royal Australian Corps of Signals (RASIGS), Bar opens 1730 till 0100. All FCU Veterans and partners welcome. Meal provided with highly competitive costs for drinks. Cost: $30 p.h.

Mon 22 Sep 14 - 0900 for 0930. Investiture Ceremony of the MUC by His Excellency General Sir Peter Cosgrove AK, MC, The Governor General of Australia, at the 4th Brigade Parade Ground, Simpson Barracks, MACLEOD, VIC.

Mon 22 Sep 14 1015 - Morning Tea with GG, FCU UNTAC Veterans and families.

* Please note, you MUST Register with us, providing your name and the names of your guests/family, in order to gain entry onto Simpson Barracks for the Reunion of Saturday 20th September and the MUC FCU UNTAC Investiture Ceremony on Monday 22nd September. Security on the Barracks will be tightened as a result of this occasion. Send your details and participation dates for the respective Reunion and Investiture Ceremony to fcu-cambodia@defence.gov.au ASAP. *

Mon 22 Sep 2014, 1200 for 1230 - MUC FCU UNTAC Commemoration Lunch at Watsonia RSL. Cost: $35 p.h for a two-course lunch. Former UNTAC Force Commander LTGEN John Sanderson, AC, will be the Guest Speaker.

To indicate your intended participation with your details, you MUST Register online: www.mucfcuuntac.info then click 'Express your Interest' . You will receive a confirmation email of your interest. Further information including cost will be sent to you after 31 August 2014.

To keep up to date with news, please visit our Facebook site: https://www.facebook.com/groups/1420385398200637/
The Defence MUC FCU UNTAC Site link is:
http://www.army.gov.au/Army-life/Honours-and-Awards/Stories-about-Honours-and-Awards/Unit-Citation-awarded-to-Force-Communications-Unit-Cambodia

POC for Military Protocols etc, please email: fcu-cambodia@defence.gov.au
POC FCU UNTAC Veterans: Paul Copeland - email: natadvisor@peacekeepers.asn.au Mobile: 0419 355 226

N.B.: ALL EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST ARE REQUIRED NOT LATER THAN 31st AUGUST 2014.