Colin joined the Naval Association's Nepean Blue Mountains Sub-Section in 1978.
Since then he has served as President, as a State Delegate and as an Alternate State Delegate.
He was a Founding member of Building Committee, a Sub-Section Committee Member and a member of the Social Committee.
He was also Publicity Officer for a time.
He is still a Sub-Section Vice President and a tireless Welfare Office.
Please read this Meritorious Service Medal Citation
He is now been honoured with Life Membership, two Certificates of Appreciation, the Association's Diploma of Merit, and the Association's Meritorious Service Medal.
His ongoing work as Welfare Officer has earned him the deep respect of every member of the Sub-Section.
On a perasonal note - I was extremely grateful to Colin that he took the time and went to the effort of visiting me when I was in hospital recently. He lifted my spirits and left me feeling much better than he found me. - John Hibberd.
Thank you Colin.