Thursday night 20th April (after training in the club rooms), we are pleased to have Dave Farrell speak with our players and supporters about life and his experiences as an Australian SAS soldier.
This is part of the clubs support of the ANZAC’s leading into our game against Mitcham this Saturday.
A quick snap shot of Dave:
- Played football for the Devils Under 16s
- Joined the Army in 1999 (Infantry)
- Swapped over to full time Physical Training Instructor in 2002
- Joined the SAS in 2003 until l discharged in Dec 2016. (14 years)
- Deployed to Afghanistan on six tours between 2005-2010
- Two tours to East Timor 1999 & 2006
- Iraq in 2007
- Awarded the Medal for Gallantry for his actions in 2005.
Come along earlier and have a meal & drink and hear Dave Farrell from about 8pm – Free entry – all supporters welcome