GALLERY: Legacy 70th Anniversary
Photos by EdithMay Gowing
On Saturday June 30th Orange Legacy held their 70th Anniversary Luncheon at the Ex Services Club. Legacy supports widows and children effected by the lost of a partner or parent in the Armed forces. This year Orange Legacy raised $120,000 for this valuable work. In recent years the focus of support has shifted to support more and more school aged children that have been disadvantage by the loss of a parent.
The guest speaker RSM Jamie Osbourne of 1st/19th Battalion based in Orange. He spoke on the importance of the part time soldiers and how they fight side by side with the full-time soldiers in places like Afghanistan.