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Comment: Oh the hours spent in "gauged" marching (slow and quick time") up and down this pathway - and also down at the "Avenue of Trees", outside the Q buildings. Remember saluting the Memorial Wall each time we passed (up and down) on this path?
DSC07321 * Complete Dining Room - Mar 2008.
Amazing to think that there were 200+ cadets feeding feverishly in here at times..! * 2592 x 1944 * (2.34MB)

DSC07322 * Verandah outside Cadets Mess Ante Room - Mar 2008 * 2592 x 1944 * (2.12MB)

DSC07323 * Cadets' Quadrangle, showing mature (and thinned out) NZ Chritmas trees - Mar 2008. Trees planted sometime in 1966. * 2592 x 1944 * (2.43MB)

DSC07324 * Mar 2008 - the foundation pavers (overlooking the Parade Ground - and Queenscliffe in the distance) where once stood the OCS Memorial Wall - now located within the grounds of the Royal Military College, Duntroon. It is suggested that the OCS Portsea Alumni commission a life-size+ bronze statue of a saluting Offr Cdt, with plaques at base of all nations who had graduates from the OCS. * 2592 x 1944 * (2.43MB)

DSC07325 * If a statue can be erected here, then why not have a flag pole with the OCS flag permantly flying behind it.?? * 2592 x 1944 * (2.38MB)

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DSC07327 * Mar 2008. The RSM's Hut. Is there really a tunnel from here down to area of Cadets' Beach.? * 2592 x 1944 * (2.4MB)

DSC07328 * Mar 2008. Northern end of ground floor Badcoe Hall (dedicated in 1967). However, I seem to remember there were raised seating here, as per a Model Room * 2592 x 1944 * (2.16MB)

DSC07329 * And the Southern End of the ground floor of Badcoe Hall. That area that was infamous for exams, mass lectures and presentations, parties, and also the dreaded Dragon Squad (although I don't think we had carpeted floors then!). * 2592 x 1944 * (2.08MB)

DSC07330 * Mar 2008. Stairs within Badcoe Hall - used to lead to Library and Syndicate Rooms. Weren't there more hat pegs on the walls then? * 1944 x 2592 * (2.04MB)

DSC07331 * Mar 2008 Entrance to Badcoe Hall (still named Badcoe Hall). Trees seem a lot bigger now, or have I shrunk a little? * 2592 x 1944 * (2.37MB)

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