2017 Vietnam Veterans Sports

2017 VIETNAM VETERANS’ COMMEMORATIONS
Geelong and District Vietnam Veterans were involved in a series of commemorations in the week leading up to Vietnam Veterans Day on 18th August 2017.Saturday 12th August, Richmond Crescent Reserve, Geelong

Vietnam Veterans Commemoration Ceremony at Richmond Crescent Reserve

GDVVAA President Rieny Nieuwenhof conducted a Vietnam Veterans Memorial Service at the Richmond Crescent Reserve before the games that saw Geelong and District League Football and Netball players from East Geelong and Bannockburn teams compete for the Long Tan Medals for the ‘Best on Ground’ players.

Nicki Everest proudly wearing her Long Tan medal with President Rieny

B J Harding receives his Long Tan medal from President Rieny.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

After the matches, GDVVAA President Rieny Nieuwenhof was pleased to present Long Tan medals to B J Harding as the ‘Best on Ground’ footballer and Nicki Everest the ‘Best on Ground’ netballer.

More Photos of Long Tan Medal Matches