What's On - 19 July 2020

  • Ceremony: Battle of Fromelles 2020

    Sunday 19 July 2020, 01:30pm

    Wreath Laying at the Cobbers Memorial

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    This annual pilgrimage by the Friends of the 15th Brigade commemorates the Battle at Fromelles, fought 19 July, 1916. This was the first major action involving Australian troops on the Western Front. It proved disastrous, with nearly 2,000 Australians killed in attacks on strong German positions.