Vera Lyn dies at the Age of 103

A Sad day for Moths as Vera Lynn passes away. She was well known to Moths who served in World War 2 Dame Vera Lynn, whose song We’ll Meet Again became an anthem of hope and resilience during the second world war, has died aged 103. Her family said they were “deeply saddened to announce […]

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Sunset Call Moth Trevor Floyd 11 June 2020

With great sadness Cape Western Provincial Dugout has to announce the passing to Higher Service of 19597 Moth Trevor Floyd (VRM, PMM, MMM) on Thursday the 11th of June 2020. Sincere condolences are extended to his widow Moth Daphne Floyd, family, friends and other comrades who served with him. Moth Floyd joined the Order at […]

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Sunset Call: Moth George Willingh 9 March 2020

It is with regret that Battledress Shellhole was advised of the passing to Higher Service of Battledress Life Member and WW II Veteran Moth George P. van Willingh on 09 March. Well-liked and respected, George became a Moth on 01 September 1989, qualifying as a Life Member on 16 November 2016. Battledress Moths extend their condolences to […]

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Sunset Call: Moth Lionel Whittle 10-March-2020

Lionel was born in Mt.Fletcher 11/12/23. DOD 10/03/2020He joined the army in 1942 and saw service in Egypt and Italy with technical service corps. In September 1945 Lionel became a Moth at Fray-Bent-Us while he had a trading station in Mt.Fletcher. On moving to Matatiele Lionel found Fray-Bent-Us without a permanent home. From 1976 Lionel & two fellow Moths […]

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Sunset Call : Tony Mathews 5th August 2019

It is with regret we advise that Moth Tony Mathews of Tim Lukin answered the sunset call after battling with cancer. Funeral details as follows:      St Maryvale Catholic Church      10 St Mary’s Rd,      Bagleyston,      Johannesburg Date and Time : 2pm, Friday 9th August, 2019 WE WILL REMEMBER HIM      

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SUNSET CALL: MOTH DENNIS WESTBROOK 15TH JULY 2019

It is with deep regrets and sadness that TWILIGHT RED TAB SHELLHOLE  advise that Moth Dennis “” The Menace”” Westbrook answered the sunset call in the early hours of Monday morning 15th July 2019. Dennis will be missed by all the Moths and friends who knew him. Sincere condolences to the family and friends of […]

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