Betikama School pioneer principal honoured
Quoting the Solomon Star newspaper – 26 October 2018
“Betikama Adventist College (BAC) family on Wednesday held a very successful memorial service to honour the passing away of their first principal Pr Lyndon Thrift who pioneered the College in 1948.
“He is buried at the SDA Church Cemetery for Pioneers at Avondale, Cooranbong, NSW Australia also on Thursday
“A number of former students and current staff and students gathered at the College Church at 1PM for this historic occasion.
“It was moving when students from various year groups bring their wreaths to be laid in front of a large picture frame photo of Pr Thrift.
“The first batch of students in 1948 have all passed away.
“Betikama school choir provided music during the service.
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