The name Changi is synonymous with the suffering of Australian prisoners of the Japanese during the Second World War. This is ironic, since for most of the war
402745 Pilot Officer Rawdon Hume Middleton RAAF
Attached to 149 Squadron RAF
Night of 28th-29th November 1942, in raid on Turin, Italy
Rawdon Hume Middleton,
SS Drayton Grange, a British merchant vessel, was chartered to carry 1,500 troops to Australia at the end of the Boer War. However, Admiralty Transport
Lewis McGee was born in Ross, Tasmania in 1888 and was living in Avoca, Tasmania with his wife and daughter when he enlisted in early 1916. He was allocated to
On Monday 23 April 1990, some 250 people attended the unveiling of a memorial and the dedication of the Avenue of Honour in the Mont Park Grounds, near Cherry
Just, a few more, steps, to go, almost, there! Wow, just look at the amazing views! These were the views you would see if you had the courage to climb the 52
The Renaissance style memorial is composed of Ross (Tasmania) freestone and marble with a coping band around the base of Malmsbury (Victoria) bluestone.
If you have driven past “The Hall” at Arthurs Creek recently, you will probably have noticed a large rock and a new flagpole located by the front gate. The
Hurstbridge Memorial Park and the Hurstbridge Avenue of Honour stand as memorials to local soldiers who served in WW1 and the spirit of the local community.
On 5th March 1945, a Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) Lockheed 'Hudson' aircraft crashed into the sea whilst attempting to land. The aircraft crashed into the
Two memorial seats facing the Coral Sea on Vasey Esplanade in Trinity Beach, have First World War significance. The seats were dedicated to local efforts during
A simple memorial is set in a small park next to the railway line and Bowls Club. It comprises a marble rock (0.9m high) and plaque with an adjacent flagpole as