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25 Apr


Each year on the 25th April, ANZAC DAY is celebrated throughout Australia and New Zealand and globally.

MELBOURNE (VIC) - Monday 25th April City Parade

Dear fellow Veteran

I trust you are well and had a wonderful Easter break!

Attached is a summary for Monday's march in the City, If you have not given this any thought as yet please join us, I assure you that you will make a difference. SAMVOA needs your support as we commemorate our fallen on the day.

The weather appears to be fine for Monday so far which is good news and a short summary as follows;

Assemble at 10.30am Flinders St South - at the NGV Building, keep a lookout look for the SAMVOA Standard or Banner

SAMVOA and South African Veterans will march behind India and in front of the Rhodesian allies

Step off is at 11.20am

Dress code SAMVOA 1a, SAMVOA or Corps beret, full service medals on the left breast, a limit of one set of forebears medals on the right breast and no commemoration medals to be worn please

Men, if you do not have SAMVOA kit a jacket and tie or a lounge suite is acceptable, ladies commensurate. No jeans to be worn please.

The full version of our dress code can be found at this link

If you have not responded yet and would like to participate please consider doing so it's not too late why not and bring a fellow Veteran along.

Kindly RSVP at or my mobile 0418 304 776

Remember that public transport is free for Veterans on the day and I look forward to seeing you there!

My very best regards, Richard

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