Category Archives: Notices

Over from Facebook – Open Day

See Tracey Stevens’ post on the RAAF School Penang Facebook page. Text copied below (with minor edits). ________________ “OK Lock it in Eddie” Sunday the 17th of April 2016 is the “Open Day” for “Back to RAAF School Penang”, Time … Continue reading

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Dear Readers, This is to advise that there will be no comments posted on this blog. Reason being that currently there are over 5,222 comments in the moderation pile. The spam comes in at a ridiculous pace and it is … Continue reading

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Wing Commander Rollo Kingsford-Smith

Sent in by Barry Chain. Thank you. Wing Commander Kingsford-Smith DSO AM DFC, RAAF Bomber Command WW II. Article direct from link: Wing Commander Rollo Kingsford-Smith DSO AM DFC  (from Beecroft and Cheltenham Historical Group Website) With the surname … Continue reading

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Penang Reunion

Just an update on reunion plans. I’d like to advise that you are welcome to use this forum for your reunion and get-together plans in Penang, next year I think it is. I will not be involved in any way … Continue reading

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RAAF Base to Go

Another article on the proposed redevelopment of our old RAAF Base at Butterworth. LETTING BAGAN BE BYGONES Butterworth_Artcle_NST_8_Apr_14 Thanks to John Ryan for sending in the article.  

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Travelling to Penang?

Just a quick thought – I took a photo of the power point they use in Malaysia. It might be handy for you if you’re about to take a trip back, or a first time visit, and are shopping for … Continue reading

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From Kayes, PenangTalk

Memories of Penang, Pearl of the Orient Reminisce and consolidate your memories of Penang in an essay. In so doing you may win a holiday for two to Penang! This is a contest instigated by Kayes who many of you … Continue reading

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Mr Boyle

I have received an email from Michael Boyle, who is Mr Brian Boyle’s son.  Michael was 3 years of age and 5 when he left Penang so his memories are ‘thin’, but enough nevertheless to experience moments of nostalgia today. … Continue reading

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