Police descend on Moth Cottesloe Homes Cottages

The Fairlands area was ablaze with lots of blue flashing lights when about six police vehicles entered the gates of Cottesloe Cottages on Wednesday 18th July 2018 The residents came out in their droves to see all this unusual activity in their complex. The residents were accustomed to seeing ambulances in their streets but not […]

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Sunset Call: Moth Pat Tate

With great sadness, Tommy Rendle VC Shellhole has to inform; 19345 Moth Pat Tate answered the Sunset Call on Friday 22 June 2018. Moth Tate joined the Order during 1993 and served as Provincial Old Bill of the now defunct Cape Midlands Provincial Dugout for a number of years. Known as a diligent individual, Moth Tate was […]

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Appeal from MOTHFlora

MOTHFlora Flowers for Every Occasion MOTHFlora was founded in 1965 by a group of Moths looking to raise funds for their respective Shellholes, namely Glory Bag, Veterans and Long Distance Snipers and, initially, profits were shared between them, but it was decided many years ago that profits would be directed to the Bartle Road Cottages […]

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Information re Raymond Alfred McCoy

Does anybody have any information  about the life, specifically war history of  Raymond Alfred McCoy. Served in the Royal Navy born 1916-1919. On army records states he was born Hythe Kent. Died in South Africa 1969 JHB.  Served in the Royal Navy in WW2 on air craft carriers. Oupa navy docs Oupa death cert and […]

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Moth Savannah Golf Day

On the 1st February  2018, Moth Savannah had it 11th Golf  day, which was held at Glenvista Country Club. The day started very gloomy and the concern was the weather. By 11h30, weather was clearing and the 12h00 shotgun start got off with a bang – 89 players in total.  All had a lot of […]

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Christmas Greetings

The S A Legion National Executive wishes to extend our warmest wishes to you for  the  Holiday  Season. May the glorious message of Peace and Love fill you with joy during this wonderful Season. Thank you for everything you did for our veterans during 2017. May 2018 be a year of good Health, happiness  and […]

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Savannah Christmas Tree – 2017

Moth Savannah Shellhole hosted its 3 Christmas tree at Dickie Frits, nd what a success. Over 100 children supported by plenty of parents. A big thank you to Robin and Debbie Starkey who where the main organisers and who drive this project each year. Also thanks to Dickie Frits for the use of the premises […]

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WW2 and Korean War Vets

To all Shellholes :  A History request Hello, I am from America and over the past year I have been interviewing World War 2 and Korean war veterans. I have been doing this because I love history. I have been trying to get as many different perspectives of both wars as possible. I was wondering […]

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National Secretary Retirement – Post Filled

Post Filled All Provincial Dugouts, ATTENTION: Old Bills and Adjutants. Moth Pegram has applied for early retirement on medical grounds with effect from 30 September 2017 and National Executive are seeking a replacement for this post.  The requirements for this post are briefly as follows:  Post Filled          REQUIREMENTS FOR THE POST OF NATIONAL SECRETARY […]

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Moth Calendars

The attached examples of a MOTH desk pad and pop up(tent) calendar for your attention and action. Tommy Rendle V.C Shellhole based in Rugby , Cape Town  have started this initiative to raise much needed funds for our Shellhole. It would be greatly appreciated if you could forward these examples to your different Shellholes with […]

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It’s time for an education

It’s time for an education. Just some things that current and former, members of the Australian and New Zealand Defence Force would like to point out prior to ANZAC Day on 25 April: 1. We commemorate ANZAC Day, not celebrate it.  It’s not a bloody party.  2. Wednesday 25th April 2018 marks the 103rd anniversary […]

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KHOISAN NATION SELF DEFENCE UNIT

Some interesting documents and pictures about the Khoisian Soldiers sent by Dannyboy Pieterse. Click on the below links (Maybe slow to open due to size) Application for the South African Parliament to create law for the integration for khoisan soldiers to integrate into the SANDF COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT OF THE KHOISAN NATION SELF DEFENCE UNIT Khoisan SACC […]

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MOTH Special @ Marloth Park Conservancy

Peaceful Hide Self- Catering holiday home in Marloth Park Conservancy. Marloth Park is a nature conservancy adjoining the Crocodile River and the Kruger National Park. There are no fences within the conservancy and animals roam freely between the establishments. The house sleeps a maximum of 8 (eight) adults and a maximum of 2 (two) additional […]

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MOTHWA OPEN NEW SHELLHOLE

What a wonderful occasion to open the Monte Stanco Mothwa Shellhole on the 22/04/2017 after a 17 year absence. Thank you to the National Lady Billie Joan Smith for all her help and assistance to get to this point. Thank you to the Provincial Lady Billie Marie Becking for being there to assist with all […]

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Coalfields District host Platinum Province meeting.

COALFIELDS DISTRICT HOSTS MOTH PROVINCIAL MEETING Moths from all the districts in the MOTH Platinum Province consisting of units in Mpumalanga, Limpopo, North West Province and North Gauteng gathered in Witbank on Sunday 26 February 2017 for a meeting of the MOTH Provincial Executive. The proceedings started with a substantial breakfast hosted by the Coalfields […]

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Chat page live!

To all Moths, the Chat forum is live and ready to be used. The purpose of the forum is for you to be able to add unit events, pass comments about the events, and debate matters of interest within the MOTH. Keep it positive and enjoy. The comments passed are visible to the world, but only registered Moths can […]

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