Darryl Shipp

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Name: Darryl Shipp
Date registered: January 14, 2016

Latest posts

  1. DVA Media Release Ceremony Long Tan Vietnam — August 17, 2016
  2. State Management Committee meeting — July 27, 2016
  3. VIETNAM VETERANS DAY, 18TH AUGUST, 2016 — June 20, 2016
  4. Notice AGM 2018 — January 14, 2016
  5. Meet and Greet — January 14, 2016

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Sep 15

COMMEMORATING AUSTRALIA’S PEACEKEEPERS

Sunday, 14 September 2014   COMMEMORATING AUSTRALIA’S PEACEKEEPERS   Today, Australian Peacekeepers Day, is a time to acknowledge the men and women who played an important role in restoring peace and harmony in areas affected by conflict around the globe. Since Australia’s commitment to the first United Nations (UN) peacekeeping mission in September 1947, Australian military, …

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Sep 15

NEW INITIATIVE LINKING INJURED VETERANS TO EMPLOYMENT

Friday, 12 September 2014  NEW INITIATIVE LINKING INJURED VETERANS TO EMPLOYMENT   Recognising the unique nature of military service, I am pleased to announce a new trial initiative that will help wounded, injured or ill veterans achieve employment opportunities as part of their recovery.  As a nation, we owe a great debt to the men …

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Sep 12

REMARKS AT THE BITA PAKA COMMEMORATIVE EVENT

Thursday, 11 September 2014   REMARKS AT THE BITA PAKA COMMEMORATIVE EVENT One hundred years ago, the land on which we stand was a possession of the German Empire, a possession that was won and lost in war. It was a sign of the times that this far-flung colonial outpost, of questionable strategic importance to the …

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Sep 12

AUSTRALIA’S FIRST ACTION OF THE FIRST WORLD WAR REMEMBERED

Thursday, 11 September 2014   AUSTRALIA’S FIRST ACTION OF THE FIRST WORLD WAR REMEMBERED   Today we mark the centenary of Australia’s first campaign of the First World War and remember in particular the six men who fell in the brief but bitter encounter at Bita Paka in German New Guinea. The Battle of Bita Paka …

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Sep 12

AUSTRALIANS SHARING COMMEMORATIVE EXPERIENCES ONLINE

Thursday, 11 September 2014  AUSTRALIANS SHARING COMMEMORATIVE EXPERIENCES ONLINE   Today, I am pleased to launch the Anzac Centenary Facebook Photo app to help Australians to get involved in the Anzac Centenary from anywhere in the world. During the Centenary of Anzac, we mark a century of service and sacrifice, encompassing all wars, conflicts and peacekeeping operations in …

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Sep 08

BATTLE FOR AUSTRALIA DAY 2014

Wednesday, 3 September 2014 BATTLE FOR AUSTRALIA DAY 2014 Each year, on the first Wednesday in September, we commemorate Battle for Australia Day, marking the defeat of Japanese forces in the Battle of Milne Bay. We remember those who fought and died defending our nation during the Second World War. This day of remembrance recognises …

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Sep 08

REMEMBERING OUR MERCHANT MARINERS

Wednesday, 3 September 2014 REMEMBERING OUR MERCHANT MARINERS Today, on Merchant Navy Day, we remember the largely unsung heroes of war, the Australian Defence Force personnel and civilian seamen who served in Merchant Navies across the world. Their service during the Second World War is especially significant today as we also mark the 75th anniversary …

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Aug 26

GREATER ACCESS TO HEALTH AND WELLBEING SERVICES FOR VETERANS AND THEIR FAMILIES THROUGH FACEBOOK

Monday, 18 August 2014  GREATER ACCESS TO HEALTH AND WELLBEING SERVICES FOR VETERANS AND THEIR FAMILIES THROUGH FACEBOOK   As part of the Abbott Government’s ongoing commitment to increasing the accessibility of veteran mental health support, Minister for Veterans’ Affairs, Senator the Hon Michael Ronaldson today launched an integrated social media presence for the Veterans …

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Aug 26

CUTTING RED TAPE FOR VETERANS AND THEIR FAMILIES

Thursday, 21 August 2014    CUTTING RED TAPE FOR VETERANS AND THEIR FAMILIES   Current serving ADF members, including Reservists, who hold a purple ADF ID card will benefit from a new DVA and Defence move to reduce red tape in the claims application process, Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Senator the Hon Michael Ronaldson announced today. …

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Aug 26

SUFFERING OF SANDAKAN POWs REMEMBERED

Friday, 15 August 2014                                                                                                SUFFERING OF SANDAKAN POWs REMEMBERED   The Minister for Veterans’ Affairs, Senator the Hon. Michael Ronaldson, today urged all Australians to remember Sandakan Day and especially those Australians who suffered acts of cruelty during the Second World War. “Today we mark Sandakan Day – a day to remember those who …

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