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RIP - Haddon Donald

Posted by Helen Morgan

DONALD, Haddon Vivian:

Reg. No. 6011, Lieutenant Colonel. Veteran of Greece, Crete, Egypt and Italy. Ex C.O. 22 Battalion Italy. Born 20th March 1917, died peacefully at home in Masterton with his family on 23rd April 2018. Loved husband of Ana (deceased). Loved father of Robyn and Kevin, Rhodes and Amanda, Andrew and Anne, Fiona and Rakato. Loved grandfather (Babu) of 14 grandchildren and 14 great grandchildren.

The family looks forward to welcoming all those who wish to celebrate Haddon's 101 years to a Memorial service at Copthorne Solway Park, Masterton on Saturday, 5th May at 11:00 am.  A family cremation will be held privately. Messages to the Donald family, 10 Mahunga Drive, Masterton.

Haddon has serviced as our Patron for many years and has been a Life Member of the NRANZ since 1975.

Wonderful article about Haddon - https://times-age.co.nz/old-soldier-bows/

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