Category Archives: Pozieres

Fromelles Day Commemorations, Wednesday 19 July

Fromelles Day Commemoration, Wednesday 19 July, Sydney All FFFAIF members, friends and descendants and members of the public are invited to attend the Commemoration of the 101st anniversary of the Battle of Fromelles to be held at the ANZAC Memorial, … Continue reading

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Commemorations of the Battle of Pozieres, 23 July 1916

The centenary of the Battle of Pozieres is to be commemorated by services in Pozieres as well as in Australia. Pozieres The commemoration service at Pozieres will be shown on ABC TV at midnight (AET) on 23 July, as part of its … Continue reading

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Pozieres Service: Sydney

 POZIERES COMMEMORATIVE SERVICE 2013 (Story and photos by FFFAIF Vice President Jim Munro) The annual Commemorative Service for the Battle of Pozieres was held at Saint Columba Church, Woollahra on Sunday 21 July 2013. The band of The Scots College … Continue reading

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Pozieres Day

During The Battle of Pozieres, from 23 July 1916 until 7 August 1916, the AIF suffered enormous losses. Charles  Bean, Australia’s  official war historian described the Pozieres ridge as being more densely sown with Australian sacrifice than any other place … Continue reading

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Pozieres Service

Pozieres Day Commemoration The First Battalion Association is commemorating the Battle Pozieres at their annual service. This is a most impressive service conducted under the Cross of Pozieres. This service has been continuous since 1935, passed on from the 1st … Continue reading

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*Pozieres Day

The Pozieres Day Commemoration Sydney An invitation from the First Battalion Association to attend the Pozieres Day Commemoration in Sydney: Date:  Sunday 25th July 2010 Venue: Saint Columba Uniting Church, Corner Ocean & Forth Street Woollahra Colonel Warwick Austin, the … Continue reading

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*Pics Pozieres Service

POZIERES COMMEMORATIVE SERVICE (Story and photos by FFFAIF Vice President Jim Munro) The annual Commemorative Service for the Battle of Pozieres was held at Saint Columba Church, Woollahra on Sunday  26 July 2009. The band of The Scots College Pipes and … Continue reading

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Pozieres Service

An INVITATION to attend THE FIRST BATTALION ASSOCIATION’s POZIERES MEMORIAL SERVICE   at Saint Columba Uniting Church Ocean & Fourth Street Woollahra (Sydney) on Sunday 26th July 2009 During the service the Colours of the 1st Battalion RNSWR will be … Continue reading

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Pozieres Remembered

Pozieres Commemoration Service Saint Columba Uniting Church, Woollahra Sunday 27 July 2008 The annual Pozieres Commemoration Service was held at Saint Columba Uniting Church, Woollahra on Sunday 27 July.  Approximately 150 people attended this service in what had been the Presbyterian … Continue reading

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Listening Post

The Cross of Remembrance 2008 is currently on display at the Melbourne Shrine of Remembrance. Neil Perry was inspired to create this cross in memory of all those who served and died at the Battle of Fromelles, including his great Uncle … Continue reading

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