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MONTEVIDEO MARU COMMEMORATION 1 JULY 2019

16 July 2019

On 1 July 2019, Major Brett Gallagher, had the privilege to once again honour those lost on the Montevideo Maru at both the Brisbane and Australian War Memorial services. The Chief Commissioner spent time remembering the band of 2/22nd Battalion, made up of Salvo bandsmen who joined up together to serve God & country. Acting as stretcher bearers, when not required for band duties, the bandsmen... Read more