PATRONS & PAST PATRONS

1984 - 2001The Hon Sir David BEATTIE, GCMG, GCVO, OC, NZCM
2001 - Lady N.M.S BEATTIE, QSO, CStJ









PAST COMMANDANTS
(A Commandant is elected for a term of three years from June of the year
elected to June of the retiring year unless otherwise stated)

1908 Captain John COOK
1909 Captain John COOK
1910 Captain John COOK
1911 Captain John COOK
1912 Captain John COOK
1913 Captain John COOK
1914 Captain John COOK
1915 Captain Ernest Gladhill D'ESTERRE, Pnr
Captain Francis Morphet TWISTLETON, MC, MID, (On Active Service)
1916 Captain Ernest Gladhill D'ESTERRE, Pnr
Captain Francis Morphet TWISTLETON, MC, MID, (On Active Service)
1917 Captain Ernest Gladhill D'ESTERRE, Pnr
Captain Francis Morphet TWISTLETON, MC, MID, (NZMR Active Service Command - KIA)
1918 Captain Ernest Gladhill D'ESTERRE, Pnr
Captain Thomas McCARROLL (NZMR Active Service Command)
1919 Captain Ernest Gladhill D'ESTERRE, Pnr
Captain Thomas McCARROLL (NZMR Active Service Command)
1920 Captain Ernest Gladhill D'ESTERRE, Pnr
1921 Captain Ernest Gladhill D'ESTERRE, Pnr
1922 Captain Ernest Gladhill D'ESTERRE, Pnr
1923 Captain Ernest Gladhill D'ESTERRE, Pnr
1924 Captain Ernest Gladhill D'ESTERRE, Pnr
1925 Captain Ernest Gladhill D'ESTERRE, Pnr
1926 Colonel Claude Horace WESTON, DSO, MID, VD, KC
1927 Colonel Claude Horace WESTON, DSO, MID, VD, KC
1928 Colonel Claude Horace WESTON, DSO, MID, VD, KC
1929 Colonel Claude Horace WESTON, DSO, MID, VD, KC
1930 Colonel Claude Horace WESTON, DSO, MID, VD, KC
1931 Colonel Claude Horace WESTON, DSO, MID, VD, KC
1932 Colonel Claude Horace WESTON, DSO, MID, VD, KC
1933 Colonel Claude Horace WESTON, DSO, MID, VD, KC
1934 Colonel Clifford Noel VICKRIDGE
1935 Colonel James Chalmers "Jim" FINDLATER, ED, GPnr, LMSM
1936 Colonel James Chalmers "Jim" FINDLATER, ED, GPnr, LMSM
1937 Colonel James Chalmers "Jim" FINDLATER, ED, GPnr, LMSM
1938 Colonel James Chalmers "Jim" FINDLATER, ED, GPnr, LMSM
1939 Colonel James Chalmers "Jim" FINDLATER, ED, GPnr, LMSM
1940 Colonel James Chalmers "Jim" FINDLATER, ED, GPnr, LMSM
1941 Colonel James Chalmers "Jim" FINDLATER, ED, GPnr, LMSM
1942 Colonel James Chalmers "Jim" FINDLATER, ED, GPnr, LMSM
1943 Colonel James Chalmers "Jim" FINDLATER, ED, GPnr, LMSM
1944 Colonel James Chalmers "Jim" FINDLATER, ED, GPnr, LMSM
1945 Colonel James Chalmers "Jim" FINDLATER, ED, GPnr, LMSM
1946 Colonel James Chalmers "Jim" FINDLATER, ED, GPnr, LMSM
1947 Colonel James Chalmers "Jim" FINDLATER, ED, GPnr, LMSM
1948 Colonel James Chalmers "Jim" FINDLATER, ED, GPnr, LMSM
1949 Colonel James Chalmers "Jim" FINDLATER, ED, GPnr, LMSM
1950 Colonel James Chalmers "Jim" FINDLATER, ED, GPnr, LMSM
1951 Colonel James Chalmers "Jim" FINDLATER, ED, GPnr, LMSM
1952 Colonel James Chalmers "Jim" FINDLATER, ED, GPnr, LMSM
1953 Colonel James Chalmers "Jim" FINDLATER, ED, GPnr, LMSM
1954 Colonel James Chalmers "Jim" FINDLATER, ED, GPnr, LMSM
1955 Colonel James Chalmers "Jim" FINDLATER, ED, GPnr, LMSM
1956 Colonel James Chalmers "Jim" FINDLATER, ED, GPnr, LMSM
1957 Colonel James Chalmers "Jim" FINDLATER, ED, GPnr, LMSM
1958 Colonel James Chalmers "Jim" FINDLATER, ED, GPnr, LMSM
1959 Colonel James Chalmers "Jim" FINDLATER, ED, GPnr, LMSM
1960 Colonel James Chalmers "Jim" FINDLATER, ED, GPnr, LMSM
1961 Colonel James Chalmers "Jim" FINDLATER, ED, GPnr, LMSM
1962 Colonel David Andrew HONORE, Pnr
1963 Colonel David Andrew HONORE, Pnr
1964 Colonel David Andrew HONORE, Pnr
1965 Colonel Jack B CONGREVE, Pnr, LMSM
1966 Colonel Jack B CONGREVE, Pnr, LMSM
1967 Colonel Jack B CONGREVE, Pnr, LMSM
1968 Colonel Jack B CONGREVE, Pnr, LMSM
1969 Colonel Jack B CONGREVE, Pnr, LMSM
1970 Colonel Jack B CONGREVE, Pnr, LMSM
1971 Colonel Allan Frederick PUKLOWSKI, JP, Pnr, LMSM
1972 Colonel Allan Frederick PUKLOWSKI, JP, Pnr, LMSM
1973 Colonel Allan Frederick PUKLOWSKI, JP, Pnr, LMSM
1974 Colonel Allan Frederick PUKLOWSKI, JP, Pnr, LMSM
1975 Colonel Allan Frederick PUKLOWSKI, JP, Pnr, LMSM
1976 Colonel Allan Frederick PUKLOWSKI, JP, Pnr, LMSM
1977 Colonel James Harrold SAMPSON, Pnr, LMSM, LCM
1978 Colonel James Harrold SAMPSON, Pnr, LMSM, LCM
1979 Colonel James Harrold SAMPSON, Pnr, LMSM, LCM
1980 Colonel Douglas J. BAKER, QSM, JP, NZCM, NZPC, GPNR, CGA, SF, LCM, LMSM, ACM, AMM
1981 Colonel Douglas J. BAKER, QSM, JP, NZCM, NZPC, GPNR, CGA, SF, LCM, LMSM, ACM, AMM
1982 Colonel Douglas J. BAKER, QSM, JP, NZCM, NZPC, GPNR, CGA, SF, LCM, LMSM, ACM, AMM
1983 Colonel Douglas J. BAKER, QSM, JP, NZCM, NZPC, GPNR, CGA, SF, LCM, LMSM, ACM, AMM
1984 Colonel Douglas J. BAKER, QSM, JP, NZCM, NZPC, GPNR, CGA, SF, LCM, LMSM, ACM, AMM
1985 Colonel Douglas J. BAKER, QSM, JP, NZCM, NZPC, GPNR, CGA, SF, LCM, LMSM, ACM, AMM
1986 Colonel Douglas J. BAKER, QSM, JP, NZCM, NZPC, GPNR, CGA, SF, LCM, LMSM, ACM, AMM
1987 Colonel Douglas J. BAKER, QSM, JP, NZCM, NZPC, GPNR, CGA, SF, LCM, LMSM, ACM, AMM
1988 Colonel Neil DALTON
1989 Colonel Neil DALTON
1990 Colonel Neil DALTON
1991 Colonel Neil DALTON
1992 Lieutenant Colonel Neil SOMMERVILLE, LDSC, Pnr, LMSM, LCM
1993 Colonel David Spencer FUNNELL, QSM, Pnr, LMSM, AMM
1994 Colonel Arthur Herman LENNAN, CGA, LMSM*, ACM
1995 Colonel Arthur Herman LENNAN, CGA, LMSM*, ACM
1996 Colonel Arthur Herman LENNAN, CGA, LMSM*, ACM
1997 Colonel Arthur Herman LENNAN, CGA, LMSM*, ACM
1998 Colonel Arthur Herman LENNAN, CGA, LMSM*, ACM
1999 Lieutenant Colonel Ken BOESLEY, SBStJ
1999 Lieutenant Colonel Ken BOESLEY, SBStJ
2000 Lieutenant Colonel Ken BOESLEY, SBStJ
2001 Lieutenant Colonel Ken BOESLEY, SBStJ
2002 Lieutenant Colonel Ken BOESLEY, SBStJ
2003 Lieutenant Colonel Ken BOESLEY, SBStJ
2003 December (Acting) Commandant: Colonel Arthur H LENNAN, CGA, LMSM*, ACM
2004 Lieutenant Colonel Errol Henry BOARD, Pnr
2005 Lieutenant Colonel Errol Henry BOARD, Pnr
2006 (Acting) Commandant: Lieutenant Colonel R.D. "Des" YORKE, GPNR, SF, LMSM
Commandant: Lieutenant Colonel Sandra G. PARRISH, Pnr, AMM
2007 Lieutenant Colonel Sandra G. PARRISH, Pnr, AMM
2008 Lieutenant Colonel Sandra G. PARRISH, Pnr, AMM
2009 Lieutenant Colonel Sandra G. PARRISH, Pnr, AMM
2010 Lieutenant Colonel Sandra G. PARRISH, Pnr, AMM
2011 Lieutenant Colonel Sandra G. PARRISH, Pnr, AMM
2012 Lieutenant Colonel Sandra G. PARRISH, Pnr, AMM
2013 Lieutenant Colonel Sandra G. PARRISH, Pnr, AMM
2014 Lieutenant Colonel Sandra G. PARRISH, Pnr, AMM
2015 Lieutenant Colonel Sandra G. PARRISH, Pnr, AMM
2016 Lieutenant Colonel Sandra G. PARRISH, Pnr, AMM
14847 WESTON Claude Horace
18770 FINDLATER,
James Chalmers
264 SAMPSON,
James Harrold
L73 PARRISH, Sandra G
1106 YORKE, RD "Des"
3132 BOARD, Erroll Henry
801 FUNNELL, David Spencer
752 PUKLOWSKI,
Allan Frederick
913 BAKER Douglas John
3473 LENNAN Arthur Herman
3751 BOESLEY Ken
6172 D'ESTERRE
Ernest Gladhill
461 CONGREVE Jack B
21777 HONORE
David Andrew
1242 SOMMERVILLE
Charles O'Neil
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