AS the 75th anniversary of the end of World War II approaches, Gawler Returned and Services League member Hugh Bower has found himself reflecting on his time serving in Australia’s Defence Force.
GAWLER Returned and Services League president Paul Little has downplayed supermarkets being allowed to open on Anzac Day, saying he has “no problem with it”.
LOCAL veterans have praised the public for coming up with inventive and respectful ways to commemorate Anzac Day, after all dawn services were cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
GAWLER’s annual Anzac Day dawn service and parade has been cancelled due to the looming coronavirus health crisis sweeping the nation.
GAWLER World War Two veteran Sid Ey joined fellow Gawler RSL members at the local clubrooms last week to celebrate his 103rd birthday.
THE new-look war memorial at Gawler’s Pioneer Park was embraced by the thousands of locals who rose early to pay their respects at last week’s Anzac Day dawn service.