About

The Families and Friends of the First AIF Inc (FFFAIF Inc) is Dedicated to Digger Heritage and Keeping The Memory Alive (KTMA) of the First AIF Diggers who served in theGreat War of 1914 -1918.

The FFFAIF has over 400 members in Australia and Overseas

  • Publishes a quarterly “DIGGER” magazine of 60-80 pages, full of Digger profiles, photos and insights
  • Produces an occasional COBBeR e-magazine as a companion to DIGGER
  • Annual John Laffin Memorial Lectures
  • 19 July Fromelles Day Commemoration of the Of the Battle of Fromelles
  • 26 September Commemoration of the Battles of Third Ypres (Menin Road, Polygon Wood, Broodseinde, Poelcapelle and Passchendaele)
  • Regional Meetings and Excursions
  • Battlefield tours for members
  • Research and publication assistance
  • Individual, organisational and concessional membership.

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The Patron-in-Chief of the FFFAIF:
His Excellency General the Honourable Sir Peter Cosgrove AK MC (Retd),
Governor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia.

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His Excellency General the Honourable Sir Peter Cosgrove AK MC (Retd), Governor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia, agreed to become FFFAIF Patron-in-Chief, succeeding the Honourable Dame Quentin Bryce AD CVO. Thank you, Sir Peter, for granting us this honour and welcome to our association.

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Find out more:
Association’s History
Objectives and Rules
Committee
Terms of Use
John Laffin