Association Life Members

Life membership is the most prestigious award that can be bestowed on an Association member and is awarded to a member who has rendered exemplary service to the Association. All life memberships are approved by the members at an AGM with a greater than 60% majority required for approval. Life Members remain a life member of the Association for life with complete access to the website and full voting rights and are exempt from fees.


John Marquis

Life Membership of the Association has been conferred upon John Marquis in recognition of his service, and his dedication displayed toward the formation and running of The Australian Air Defence Artillery Association.

John has served on the Committee of the Association since its inception, and was also instrumental in its foundation.

As Treasurer, Webmaster and Memberships Administrator, John has provided many years of essential service. Without John’s devotion and tireless commitment, it would be difficult for the Association to function effectively.


Alan Mears

Life Membership of the Association has been conferred upon Alan Mears in recognition of his service and dedication displayed toward the formation and running of The Australian Air Defence Artillery Association.

In the past, Alan has served on the Committee of the Association in the position of Secretary, and he was also instrumental in its foundation.

As Secretary, Alan provided many years of essential service. Without his devotion and tireless commitment, it would have been difficult for the Association to achieve the reputation and standing with which it is now regarded.