The John Chauncy Champion de Crespigny Collection


The exhibition's themes and contents have been published online as a series of chapters. Each chapter can be viewed via the following links

Major John Chauncy Champion de Crespigny (1908-1995)

Life in a POW camp

'Camp Orders'

'Community projects and morale'


'Topics of concern'

'Musical variety'

'Theatre and drama'

1 August 2020 — 1 August 2021

Other Events

On this day

On this day
1 April

1921 — The First Australian Imperial Force, raised for overseas service in World War 1, was disbanded

1955 —The Australian Government announced its decision to send ground troops to the Commonwealth of Nations Far East Strategic Reserve in Malaya