RSL President Neville Cullen comes from a family who have an impressive record of service to Australia.
His grandfather, a WW1 Light Horseman fought at Gallipoli and Neville's proudest possession in his Grandfather's Gallipoli medal.
Both his father and mother both served in World War II, his father in the Armoured Crops and his mother in the Women’s Air Force.
Neville, true to the family tradition enlisted in the army in 1964. He served as a medic in two tours of duty in Vietnam. After leaving the army. Neville became a registered nurse and subsequently held a number of nursing supervisory and administrative posts, including Deputy Director of Nursing at the Mt Druitt Hospital NSW. Director of Nursing at Ipswich's St Andrews Private Hospital and Principal Policy Officer in the Queensland Health Department, from which he retired in 1997.
Currently president of the Redcliffe RSL, he has held board positions there since 1999.
He is also President of the Vietnam Veterans Association, Redcliffe sub branch.
In 1989 Neville joined the Moreton Bay Boat Club and has been a board director there, holding many positions including Commodore in 1994.
Neville Cullen is listed on the wall of the Redcliffe Wall of Fame:
A collection of portrait and information honouring the achievements of individuals who have influenced and shaped Redcliffe. The collection is in the Jetty Arcade at 139-141 Redcliffe Parade.
For a complete list of people who appear on the wall click on the following blog post: