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A History of Umtali Girls' and...

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Extracted, by Eddy Norris, from the Jubilee Edition of The Borderer of 1969

Eddy Norris records his thanks and appreciation to the Research Committee and I assume responsibility for any errors occurring with the extraction.
In order to retain the booklet in Chapter reference I have allocated Chapter 20 to this segment. In the Borderer it was not given a Chapter.

RESEARCH COMMITTEE

B. Schorr - C. Murray
R. Brown - D. Reynish
S. Field -...
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Tags: borderer, butler, championship, girl, inter-school, rhodesia, school, shelley, team, year
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Posted on Nov 08, 2009

Queen Acts on RRAF and RRR

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Queen Acts on RRAF and RRR
Suspension of 'royal' prefix approved

The Royal Family's links with the Rhodesian services have been suspended, according to a notice in the London Gazette last night. The notice said the use of the prefix "Royal" for the Royal Rhodesia Regiment and the Royal Rhodesian Air Force should be suspended. This has been approved by Queen Elizabeth, said the notice.

The Queen has also agreed that her appointment as...
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Posted on Nov 06, 2009

Newsletter

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Paddy (Sean) Morgan
(25 PTC - Navigator
Rogues Gallery

ORAFs (Old Rhodesian Air Force Sods)
Dedicated to my dear friends
"Peter Cooke & Peter Briscoe"
"Enduring Friendship"
Established October 1998
1 November 2009

(ORAFs, "First among equals")

NEW MEMBERS
Ken & Sue Reed from the RLI
Dick Lockley from the Army
Gerry and Cheryl Susman sign in from Gauteng. Gerry was 27 LAR
George & Tish Wrigley are back on...
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Tags: air, aircraft, day, force, oraf, photo, rhodesia, squadron, time, year
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Posted on Nov 02, 2009