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Mrs Mary Graystone

Death Notices, Obituaries, Remembrances of Departed Shipmates
Lawrie G
Posts: 1
Joined: Thu Jun 28, 2018 9:42 am
Real Full Name: Lawrie Gribben
Rank and Rate/Category: POEWR
Enlistment Date: 10 Mar 1963
Date of Discharge: 09 Mar 1972
Ships and Depots Served: Cerberus, Parramatta (x2), Mull of Kintyre, Melbourne, Waterhen

Re: Mrs Mary Graystone

Post by Lawrie G » Thu Jul 05, 2018 8:20 am

My deepest condolences, Russ.

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demo
Posts: 3
Joined: Thu Jun 28, 2018 4:59 pm
Real Full Name: Brian Demeary
Rank and Rate/Category: POMTP3
Enlistment Date: 18 Nov 1962
Date of Discharge: 07 Sep 1979
Ships and Depots Served: Cerberus, Vendetta, Yarra, Albatross, Melbourne, Creswell, Perth, Brisbane, 1MCE, Penguin

Re: Mrs Mary Graystone

Post by demo » Thu Jul 05, 2018 7:25 pm

So sad about your Mum Russ, may she rest in eternal peace , Brian & Family

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Furious
Posts: 10
Joined: Thu Jul 05, 2018 9:15 pm
Location: Melbourne
Real Full Name: Bill Furey
Rank and Rate/Category: LSRP
Enlistment Date: 08 Jan 1969
Date of Discharge: 08 Jan 1979
Ships and Depots Served: JRTE 26th Intake, then HMA’S Derwent x 2, Watson, Stuart, Albatross, Penguin, Kuttabul

Re: Mrs Mary Graystone

Post by Furious » Fri Jul 06, 2018 11:25 am

Very sorry to hear that news Russ, your Mum was a special lady.

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stones
Site Admin
Posts: 61
Joined: Wed Jun 27, 2018 3:56 pm
Location: Melbourne/Bangkok
Real Full Name: Russ Graystone
Rank and Rate/Category: CPOFC
Enlistment Date: 08 Jan 1969
Date of Discharge: 07 Jan 1989
Ships and Depots Served: JRTE 26th Intake. Derwent x2, Stuart, Vampire, Attack, Brisbane. Navy Internet Manager NHQ 1999-2003

Re: Mrs Mary Graystone

Post by stones » Fri Jul 06, 2018 2:23 pm

Furious wrote:
Fri Jul 06, 2018 11:25 am
Very sorry to hear that news Russ, your Mum was a special lady.
G'day Bill, nice to see you back. Thanks for that.

You would remember this night I reckon.
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I wonder if Mary Hopkins was referring to the 'Texas Tavern'.

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Furious
Posts: 10
Joined: Thu Jul 05, 2018 9:15 pm
Location: Melbourne
Real Full Name: Bill Furey
Rank and Rate/Category: LSRP
Enlistment Date: 08 Jan 1969
Date of Discharge: 08 Jan 1979
Ships and Depots Served: JRTE 26th Intake, then HMA’S Derwent x 2, Watson, Stuart, Albatross, Penguin, Kuttabul

Re: Mrs Mary Graystone

Post by Furious » Fri Jul 06, 2018 4:46 pm

stones wrote:
Fri Jul 06, 2018 2:23 pm
Furious wrote:
Fri Jul 06, 2018 11:25 am
Very sorry to hear that news Russ, your Mum was a special lady.
G'day Bill, nice to see you back. Thanks for that.

You would remember this night I reckon.

mumdadrussopt.jpg

I wonder if Mary Hopkins was referring to the 'Texas Tavern'.
Russ,
Good to be back mate.
Your Mum was special...
Yeah, sure do...can you believe nearly 50 years ago we crossed the brow at Leeuwin for the first time.


Bill

windy1
Posts: 2
Joined: Fri Jul 06, 2018 4:32 pm
Real Full Name: Stephen Hills
Rank and Rate/Category: LSMTP2
Enlistment Date: 26 Oct 1971
Date of Discharge: 26 Oct 1980
Ships and Depots Served: Cerberus - Yarra - Sydney - Perth - Watson - Brisbane - Penguin

Re: Mrs Mary Graystone

Post by windy1 » Sat Jul 07, 2018 5:40 am

My condolences to you and your family Russ.

Mal
Posts: 2
Joined: Fri Jul 06, 2018 6:35 pm
Real Full Name: Mal Chatfield
Rank and Rate/Category: CPOETP
Enlistment Date: 04 Jul 1963
Date of Discharge: 03 Jul 1983
Ships and Depots Served: Leeuwin Sydney Cerberus Melbourne Waterhen Melbourne Stalwart Supply Basilisk Kuttabul Kimbla Harman Stalwart

Re: Mrs Mary Graystone

Post by Mal » Tue Jul 10, 2018 9:53 am

Russ, so sorry to hear of your loss
Please accept my deepest sympathy, it is so so sad to lose your mum.
Rip Mrs Graystone.

Joe
Posts: 8
Joined: Wed Jun 27, 2018 11:07 pm
Real Full Name: Joseph White
Rank and Rate/Category: APOWTR
Enlistment Date: 03 Apr 1963
Date of Discharge: 07 Jul 1969
Ships and Depots Served: Sydney Melbourne Cerberus Lonsdale Kuttabul Penguin

Re: Mrs Mary Graystone

Post by Joe » Tue Jul 10, 2018 10:00 pm

Have just heard that the 12 boys and their coach have been saved from the cave in Thailand. Accept my thanks Russ for taking the time when in a most stressful situation to ask your Dear Mum via your Budda Altar to have a look at the problem.
Well done Mary Graystone!!!!!

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stones
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Posts: 61
Joined: Wed Jun 27, 2018 3:56 pm
Location: Melbourne/Bangkok
Real Full Name: Russ Graystone
Rank and Rate/Category: CPOFC
Enlistment Date: 08 Jan 1969
Date of Discharge: 07 Jan 1989
Ships and Depots Served: JRTE 26th Intake. Derwent x2, Stuart, Vampire, Attack, Brisbane. Navy Internet Manager NHQ 1999-2003

Re: Mrs Mary Graystone

Post by stones » Wed Jul 11, 2018 12:38 pm

very proud to be Australian today.

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