Robert Grieve VC 30 May 2017


In 1917, Robert Grieve was awarded the highest military honour, the Victoria Cross (VC) medal, for knocking out a concealed machine gun post during the Battle of Messines. Philip Powell will discuss his research on Grieve, and the broader implications of the Battle of Messines on Major-General Monash's 3rd Division. Stop by the Galleries after the talk to see this remarkable medal on display.

Presenter: Philip Powell
Date: Tuesday 30 May, 12 noon
Location: Education Centre, Shrine of Remembrance
Cost: $5

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