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Long Tom Shellhole opens soon in Tzaneen

An Article published in the Far North Bulletin, confirms a dream of Moth Alan Odendaal “Tzaneen’s military veterans might soon have a new M.O.T.H. Shellhole where they will be able to meet and greet and pay homage to the fallen on a regular basis with like-minded individuals. On Saturday, the 19th of this month, Alan […]

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Sunset Call Moth Mannie De Souza 10 March 2019

It is with great sadness that Chilly Trench Moth Shellhole has to inform that 197809-195001-0056-19111 Moth Mannie De Souza was called to Higher Service yesterday 10 March 2019. His memorial service will be held at Martins Funerals Florida, 564 Ontdekkers Road, Florida (cnr Ontdekkers & The Crescent Rd) on Monday 18 March 2019 @ 10:00 […]

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Moth Cottesloe Homes Gets Wifi

Cottesloe Homes has recently provided Wifi internet connectivity to all its cottages and the recreational area. The purpose of the Wifi is to provide a free basic service to the tenants allowing them to have basic connectivity for whatsapp, mail, and general internet. This now gives our tenants that could not afford expensive data bundles […]

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Crater Shellhole (1928) Bowls Fundraiser 9 December 2018

The Magic of Charity Coalition MOTH Crater Shellhole 1928, Witbank Golf Bowls Club and Witbank Vroue Landbou Unie (VLU) joined forces to present a winning charity bowls day on Sunday 9 December 2018. 12 Shellholes and MOTH Units from Witbank and Ermelo arrived sporting their bowls club and shellholes’ colours to compete for the coveted […]

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Moth Savannah Christmas Tree

Moth Savannah held their annual Christmas Tree at Dickie Fritz Cottages on the 1st December 2018. A very successful day indeed with around a 100 children coming to check if Father Christmas would be kind to them, which indeed he was. Children and parents were entertained with Jumping Castles, Face Painting, Magician, Ballon Sculpturing and […]

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Looking for info re: Moth Walter Puntis

A request from the family to find information about a family member Moth Puntis Are you able to assist in any way? PUNTIS, Walter Ernest (Lieut Col) OBE Born: 1880 07 06 / Died: 1944 04 27 A MOTH when he died in Johannesburg in April 1944. I recall my grandmother, Gwendolene (Walter’s wife) reading a yellowing newspaper clipping – his […]

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East London District Recruiting Drive

On Sunday 6 October, East London District hosted a recruitment drive at a Family Fun Day hosted by church group LIA (Love In Action).  The stall was set up and manned by members Buffalo-Dixie, Gonubie & Port Rex Shellholes and MOTHWA.  While there were many lulls in activity, the stall proclaimed MOTH activity in East London District, dispelled the […]

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Warriors Gate Treasure Hunt

Warriors Gate held a Treasure hunt followed by a prize giving and bring and braai on 16 September. 74 People attended from 5 Shellholes in the Mainline District Dugout and 2 in Durban + District  Dugout and the KZN Chapter of the MMA. There were 10 visitors from Boot and Saddle Shellhole in Underberg, who […]

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Sunset Call: Ian Carswell 8 Sept 2018

It is with deep regret that we have just learned that Ian Carswell of Dickie Fritz Shellhole Answered the Sunset Call sometime today 8th September 2018. Funeral Arrangements: Date: Tuesday 18th September 2018 Time: 11h00 Place: The Chapel Thom Knight Funeral Home No. 7 , 16th St, Vrededorp, Johannesburg, Gauteng   http://www.thomknight.co.za   Although a […]

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