Parramatta Marist Old Boys Union

Parramatta Marist Old Boys Union

Fortior Ito – Go Forth With Strength – School est. 1820 Old Boys Union est. 1925

1960

Olympians

John Devitt – Medal Winning Olympian (1954) John Stephens – Baseball – 2004 Athens – Silver Medal John Devitt – Medal Winning Olympian (1954) 1950s Swimming Squad John Devitt and Paul Hogan –Quite a swimming squad, a future Hollywood star and an Olympic Gold medallist. John Devitt married Paul Hogan’s sister, Wendy. John Devitt – Medal …

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Community and Business Leaders

George Khattar  Phillip Ruthven – Founder and Chairman  IBISWorld Don Andrews – Visionary of the Royan Group (1951) John Bateman – Nepean Region Community Leader Robert ‘Bobby’ Sepping  –  A pioneer of the bicycle retailing industry George Khattar (1983) Mr. George Khattar (1983), passed away aged 44 from a heart attack. George, through his family …

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Memorabilia

1945 School Reference regarding George Sheens from Brother Anslem –   “7 December 1945 Marist Brothers’ High School, Victoria Road, Parramatta, NSW,MARIST BROTHERS’ HIGH SCHOOLVICTORIA ROADPARRAMATTA 7-12-45 To Whom it May Concern,This is to certify that Terence George Sheens was a pupil of the Marist Brothers’ High School Parramatta. Terence came to us in First …

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Rugby League Teams

1941 1942 1943 1949   1960 1964 1966 1970 1977 1988 2012 2014 Augustus Scott football 1941 .Stewart Augustus Scott football 1942 –Photos sent in recently by the son of one of our old boys (Stewart Augustus Scott) who attended the school in 1930’s-1940’s Rugby League 1942 –Source: Tim Sheens Family Tree MBP Seven Stone …

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Cadet Group Photos

1953 Award winning cadet band – ANZAC day march Mr Rob Connelly (Class of 1954/55) playing the Last Post on bugle on Anzac Day 1954 with the late Sydney Cooke (Class of 1955). Always nice to host an Old Boy musician, Mr Rob Connelly (Class of 1954/55), and to have him play the school’s historic …

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Cadets

1953 1955 1960 The Cadet Unit began at Parramatta Marist Brothers in 1941. The tradition of Friday afternoon training began that year, as did the annual camp. In September 1941 it was held at Brookvale with the combined cadet corps of all Marist schools. In later years the annual camps were held in Singleton. Camps …

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