THE WHISPERING BOOMERANG

The Whispering Boomerang

The OFFICIAL WEBSITE of the

31st Infantry Battalion Association Inc.

Circulating to former and current members of the 31st Infantry Battalion Association Inc,
and to veterans of the 31st/51st Battalion AIF and 2/31st Infantry Battalion AIF

Patrick Bugden VC

Jim Gordon VC

Recent Stories

Vale – John Gardner MBE

Members, It is my sad duty to advise you of the passing of Association Life Member, – John Gardner MBE. –  John passed away last Saturday night – 8th May …
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31st Battalion – Brisbane Branch – Anzac Day 2021

The Brisbane branch of the 31st Battalion Assoc continued their tradition of Commemorating ANZAC Day with members attending the 2nd 31st Bn Commemoration at the Memorial at Southbank and our …
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Anzac Days – In Times Past – Townsville

Here are a few reminders of Anzac Days past. It may be stretching the memory cells a little but the days of Khaki uniforms and Blanco belts and gaters are …
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AGM & Award to Brisbane Branch President – Ray Fogg

Yesterday (9th March 2021) the 31st Infantry Battalion Association (Brisbane Branch) Ltd held its 2021 AGM at Corinda Tavern. We welcomed guests including Association President, Col. Greg Stokie (Ret’d) from …
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31st Inf. Bn Association -Brisbane Branch – AGM Lunch – Tue 9th March 2021

Members and Friends DUE TO UNFORESEEN CIRCUMSTANCES WE HAVE BEEN FORCED TO CHANGE THE VENUE OF OUR AGM/Meeting – LUNCH ON TUESDAY 9th March. REFER TO THE ATTACHED DOCUMENTS. (1) …
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Australian War Memorial – VC Awardees Display

The following story was uncovered by Association member Mick James. Having just returned from a visit to the AWM, I totally agree that this new display is a fitting addition …
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