Exhibition
EXHIBITION '1945: From Hot War to Cold War'
17 March 2020 — 24 February 2021
Free

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12:00am
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11:00am
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8 May 201925 April 2021
9:00am

On this day

On this day
15 April

1915 — LT C. POPE won a Victoria Cross at LOUVERVAL, France. Having been ordered “to hold this post at all costs”, Pope and his men, who were out of ammunition, charged a large German force. Later, his body, and those of his men, was found close to 80 dead Germans

1942 — HMAS VENDETTA, which had been stranded in dry-dock in SINGAPORE when the Japanese invaded, arrived in Melbourne after being towed over 8000Km in 72 days

1951 — C Company 3 RAR captured Hill SALMON in Korea