Old Boys Stories

Old Boys at War Project

Boer and First World Wars – Patrick O’Grady – Private Henry James Bartlett – Private Leslie Creed – Private Thomas Cranney – Private Stan O’Grady, Gallipoli – Private (later Bombardier) Francis Chippindale DCM Second World War – Gunner Kevin Dolahenty – Flight Sergeant Robert Hugh Gillian – Stoker 2nd Class John Hagin – Lance Sergeant Norm […]

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In Uniform

Michael Abrahams Lieutenant Colonel Headquarters 8th Brigade (1977) Captain Raymond Allsop (1933) Mike McDermott, Australian Army Training Team Vietnam Brigadier Nick Bartels AM (1977) John McNamara (1936) Major General David Valentine Blake Gunner Kevin Dolahenty Mick Keelty – former AFP Commissioner Major General David Valentine Blake David Blake was born on 10 November 1887 in Parramatta. After his

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Geoff Brown – Tennis Champion WIMBLEDON RUNNER-UP AND DAVIS CUP PLAYER, attended the school in the late 1930’s (before serving in the RAAF in WWII), was a runner up in the 1946 Wimbledon Final singles, doubles and mixed-doubles. He was defeated by Yvon Petra of France in 5 sets. The following year he was defeated

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Soccer (Football)

Robert Younis Kwabena Appiah Robert Younis Robert Younis (born 14 August 1985) is a Lebanese-Australian footballer who plays for Bonnyrigg White Eagles FC in the New South Wales Premier League. Younis signed for Adelaide in 2008 after an impressive two seasons for APIA Leichhardt in the NSW Premier League which saw him net a phenomenal 38 goals in just 43 appearances. After an indifferent

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Father John Kelly Roy Cooke (1957) – Coordinator for Life Ascending Australia Archbishop Justin Simonds Archbishop Douglas Young SVD (1968) Father Francis Fitzpatrick Brother Gabriel (Joseph) Harroway Cardinal Edward Clancy Fr Michael Kelly – Benedictine Abbot General (1963) Father John Kelly Father John Kelly was the first boy from the Marist School to be ordained

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