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From left to right. Captain Nick Politis, Navarchos Alexandros Theodosiou fron Greece, Seargent Kyriakos Tsirigotis,
and Steve Kyritsis.

On the Commemoration of the Battle of CRETE 27th of May 2013 at the Greek Counsel Generals
Office Melbourne, amongst many Veterans were two young Greek-Australian AFGHANISTAN Veterans.
They recently returned from the Afghanistan War with the Australian Armed Forces. We are so proud of these
young Men putting their lives on the  front line for a better and free World. 

 







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Steve Kyritsis with Gordon White a sailor that served in the Greek campaign,
and also in the Battle of Crete, with HMAS Sydney. Gordon and I marched 
on Anzac day this year. Gordon White is 89 year old.

 

 
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STEVE KYRITSIS 



 

The Victorian RSL honoured Mr George Lekakis AO


Mr Lekakis is presended with his award by the Victorian RSL President(left of photo) MAJ. GEN. David McLachlan AO, and  the National President of the RSL, Rear Admiral Ken Doolan AO.



Mr Lekakis with members of the Hellenic RSL,at the presentation at Caulfield Victoria.

On the 2nd July at The Victorian RSL State Conference, Caulfield Victoria, The Victorian RSL honoured some people for their contribution and support towards the Victorias RSLs and towards veterans.
For many years Mr George Lekakis greatly has supported the Hellenic RSL, the veterans, and its Members. 

Mr Lekakis was pressented the Meritorious Service Award with gold badge, by The President of the Victorian RSL, Maj. Gen. David McLachlan AO. This award is pressented to one person only in Victoria, every year. On behalf the Hellenic RSL we congratulate Mr Lekakis and we thank him again for all his support.

Greek Othodox Community of Melbourne and Victoria,
organized an afternoon, to honour the Greek Australian Vietnam Veterans






Sunday the 26th of July,the Greek Othodox Community of Melbourne and Victoria,
organized an afternoon, to honour the Greek Australian Vietnam Veterans that served in the Vietnam War with the Australian defence forces,from 1962-1972.
On his speech the President of the Melbourne Greek Community,MR. Vasilis Papastergiadis,mentioned how proud the Community is, to all the Veterans for their contribution in the Australian Armed Forces,and he was proud to be here today.
 
Most of the Veterans were called up for National Service for two years, when Australia introduced conscription in 1965, to increase their forces.There were also regular Greek Australian servicemen in vietnam. Some of them served for 20 and even 30 years in the Australian Defence Forces,ARMY,NAVY,AIR FORCE.


 
MR. Papastergiadis gave a Plaque to every Vietnam Veteran on behalf of the Melbourne Greek Community, and wish them all well. MR. Steve Kyritsis also aknowledge MR. Papastergiadis for todays event,with an apreciation Plaque,from all the Greek Australian Vietnam Veterans.
 
MR.Kyritsis also aknowledge MR.George Lekakis,and the Victorian Multicultural Commision, for his support to the Veterans,and the funding given towards the cost of the book.


MR.Lekakis was given a memento, painting on wood
(done by Jim Papandreas, a Veteran) as an appreciation from all the Veterans.

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The Book is available 
for sale from


Hellenic RSL 
14A Ferrars place South Melbourne. Ph. 9699 9844.

Melbourne Shrine of Remembrance  
Ph. 9654 8415

CARAS Store 
189 Lonsdale St. Melbourne Ph.9663 3844

CARAS Store 
11 Eaton Mall Oakleigh
 Ph. 9569 7033

Mylonas Greek Bookshop,
145 Sydney Rd. 
Brunswick Vic. 3056  
Tel. 9388 0338.

TO ORDER
Please send cheque

 
Steve Kyritsis 
P.O.Box 545 
Black Rock Vic. 
9589 3403 
Mob. 0418 571 800. 

for $25
as a Donation
Payable to:
HELLENIC RSL SUB-BRANCH

OR
AUSTRALIAN HELLENIC
MEMORIAL FOUNDATION

 


 

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