Executive Committee

Absent for photo: John Beer - Honorary Treasurer
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President Ray James J.P

Ray James

Contact: Mobile 0428 118 906

Born: Babinda Nth QLD 8/3/1949

Nickname: Jesse

Military Service:

  • Royal Australian Navy (Permanent) January 1965 to January 1985 - Chief Petty Officer MTP3*(Stoker)
  • Royal Australian Navy (Reserves) 1985 to March 2014 - Chief Petty Officer MT(Stoker)

Active Service:

  • Vietnam 1966, 1967,1968 and 1972

Overseas Service:

  • F.E.S.R
  • N.W.I.O.D

Ships:

  • HMAS Sydney
  • HMAS Melbourne
  • HMAS Torrens
  • HMAS Parramatta
  • HMAS Brisbane
  • Crew Member on Melbourne 03/06/1969 with collision USS Frank E Evans

Employment:

  • NSW Police 1985 - 2005 Sergeant
  • TRG Training Unit Instructor
  • OSG Instructor
  • Weapons Training unit,Firearms/Defensive Tactics Instructor
  • Firearms Operational Response Training Unit Instructor
  • DNA Testing Unit Supervisor
  • Liverpool Police and Campbelltown Police
  • South West Region Weapons Training Instructor

RSL History:

  • Joined the NSW RSL Branch in 1975
  • Marrickville Sub Branch 1975
  • Ingleburn Sub Branch 1975 to 1992
  • Campbelltown Sub Branch 1992 to 2005
  • Ingleburn Sub Branch 2005 current
  • Ingleburn RSL Sub branch Management committee 2005
  • Ingleburn RSL Sub branch Vice President 2010
  • Ingleburn RSL Sub Branch President 2011 - current
  • Ingleburn RSL Sub Branch FSMDC Delegate 2011 - current
  • FSMDC Vice President 2014 - current
  • RSL NSW Branch State Councillor Metropolitan 2014 - 2017
  • Awarded Life Membership of Returned and Services League 2016
  • RSL NSW State Vice President - Current

Vice President Patrick O'Grady

Patrick O'Grady

Contact: Mobile 0488 774 914

Born: Goulburn, NSW 24th December 1948

Nickname: Irish

Military Service:

  • Royal Australian Navy Jan 1965 - Jan 1987

Active Service:

  • Vietnam 1968 - 1970

Overseas Service:

  • F.E.S.R
  • N.W.I.O.D

Rank: Petty Officer (Underwater Control)

Ships:

  • HMAS Sydney
  • HMAS Perth
  • HMAS Queenborough
  • HMAS Hobart
  • HMAS Swan
  • HMAS Vampire
  • HMAS Adelaide

Employment:

  • Transport Officer - Australia Post 1987 - 2003

RSL History:

  • Joined NSW RSL November 1970
  • Goulburn RSL Sub branch 1970 - 1977
  • Ingleburn RSL Sub branch

Vice President Graham Toll

Graham Toll

Contact: Mobile 0428 675 730

Born: Boggabri, NSW

Military Service:

  • Australian Army 20th July 1971 - 11th November, 2012
  • Australian Army Reserve 12th November, 2012 - 15th January, 2017

Overseas Service:

Deployments
  • Butterworth 1973 & 1977
  • UNMCTT Pakistan 1989 - 1990
  • CMAC - Cambodia 1989
  • Stabilisation Force Timor Leste - 2010

Rank: Warrant Officer Class One

RSL History:

  • Joined RSL NSW Ingleburn - 1994
  • RSL NSW Certificate of Appreciation

Honorary Secretary John David Lees J.P

john David lees

Contact: Mobile 0400 228 980

Born: Oldham / Lancashire; England 16/01/1949

Military Service:

  • Royal Australian Navy Jan 1965 - Jan 1985

Rank: Chief Petty Officer (Mechanician)

Active Service:

  • Vietnam 1966, 1967 and 1968

Overseas Service:

  • F.E.S.R
  • N.W.I.O.D

Ships:

  • HMAS Sydney
  • HMAS Melbourne
  • HMAS Duchess

Employment:

  • Air Conditioning Technician (Commercial)
  • Operations Manager (Air Conditioning)
  • Facilities/Building Manager
  • Executive/Senior Facilities Manager

Qualifications:

  • Fitter & Turner
  • Air Conditioning Technician
  • Confined Spaces Trained

RSL History:

  • Joined the league in 1977
  • Headquarters
  • Liverpool
  • Ingleburn

Honorary Treasurer John Beer BFAD, FIPA, FFA, SA FIN, AIMM

John Beer

Contact: Mobile 0428 333 144

Born: 21/7/1948

Nickname: Beery

Military Service:

  • Royal Australian Artillery 9/7/1969 - 9/7/1971

Unit: A Field Battery

Regiment: 12 Field Regiment

Rank: Lance Bombardier

Active Service:

  • Vietnam 1970 - 1971

RSL History:

Joined the League in 1971

Sub Branches:

Ingleburn

Marrickville

Civilian Employment:

Financial Controller & Assistant Secretary Manager Large North West RSL Club - 20 plus years

Qualifications:

Tertiary Qualified Accountant

Become a member

The Ingleburn RSL Sub Branch is always looking for new members to join our branch.