60th Anniversary of Peacekeeping - Bandiana - 13 Sep 2007

Commemorations for the 60th Anniversary of Australia's involvement in Peacekeeping began on Thursday at Bandiana Army Camp, Victoria.

The Ceremony began at 11:00am with the mounting of the Catafalque Party.

Mounting of the Cataflaque Party

Mounting of the Catafalque Party

The Ceremony was attended by approximately 30 people.

The guest speaker for the event was Major Mike Opie, who is a veteran of East Timor.

The Guests of Honour at the Commemoration held at Bandiana

Following the address by Major Opie, representatives from various Ex-Service Organisations laid wreaths.

Matt Burke, OAM
President, Vic Branch, APPVA