Category Archives: John Laffin Memorial Lecture

2017 John Laffin Memorial Lecture

Members and their guests are invited to attend  The John Laffin Memorial Lecture  Saturday 16th September 2017   10:30 am to 4:30 pm    Level 2, 99 York Street, Sydney CBD One block from Town Hall Station – Several nearby … Continue reading

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Remembrance Weekend Sydney

Sydney, NSW – 11-13 November 2016 Friday 11 November Remembrance Day Commemoration at The Cenotaph, Martin Place A number of FFFAIF members attended the Remembrance Day service at The Cenotaph in Martin Place, Sydney where President Jim Munro, accompanied by … Continue reading

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2014 John Laffin Memorial Lecture

Members and their guests are invited to Sunday, 29 June 2014 Speakers:The John Laffin Memorial Lecture. Jim Munro: The Road to the Great War. Richard Wright: Not by DNA alone: the role of archaeology and anthropology at the Pheasant Wood … Continue reading

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2013 John Laffin Memorial Lecture

Members and their guests are invited to The John Laffin Memorial Lecture Sunday, 7 July 2013 Speakers: Michele Bomford: Beaten Down by Blood: The Battle of Mont St. Quentin–Peronne 1918. and Graham Wilson: Australian Railway Units of the AIF during … Continue reading

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2012 John Laffin Memorial Lecture

John Laffin Memorial Lecture Sunday 24th June 2012 Bathurst RSL Club 11am FFFAIF members and guests, along with members of the public, are invited to the annual John Laffin Memorial Lecture to be held on Sunday 24th June at the … Continue reading

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2011 Memorial Lecture

John Laffin Memorial Lecture An invitation to attend the Annual John Laffin Memorial Lecture to be held in Sydney on Sunday 3rd July 2011 10.30am – 3.00pm Ashfield RSL Club 374 Liverpool Rd Ashfield This year’s speakers will be Mr John … Continue reading

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*JLML Photos

The 2010 John Laffin Memorial Lecture was held on Sunday 4th July at the Ashfield RSL Club, Sydney. Photo: Belgian member Anny De Decker with fellow FFFAIF member Will Davies  Members gathered to hear fellow member Will Davies author Beneath Hill 60 give … Continue reading

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*Memorial Lecture

John Laffin Memorial Lecture The Families and Friends of the First AIF will be holding the 8th Annual John Laffin Memorial Lecture on 4th July 2010. The Lecture is held in July each year to commemorate the founding of the … Continue reading

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*Memorial Lecture

JOHN LAFFIN MEMORIAL LECTURE Sunday, 12 July 2009 ASHFIELD RSL CLUB 374 Liverpool Road, Ashfield (Sydney) 10am Members, their guests and visitors are invited to attend the annual John Laffin Memorial Lecture to be held on Sunday 12 July 2009 … Continue reading

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Mont St.Quentin

Battle of Mont St Quentin Photo: Men of the 24th Battalion, Mont St.Quentin Source: Australian War Memorial [AWM E03138] The Battle of Mont St.Quentin was fought in the closing stages of the Great War. The Battle was the focus of … Continue reading

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