Photograph - Inaugural march at Tidal River
From the Collection of Australian Commando Association (Victoria) Victoria
- Rectangular colour glossy print photograph of former WW2 Commandos marching at Tidal River.
- 90 by 125 mm.
- ww2 commando memorial cairn - ww2 commando memorial - victorian governor - lieutenant general sir edmund herring - national commando memorial - tidal river
- The WW2 Commando memorial cairn was unveiled at Tidal River on 15 November 1964. Former WW2 Commandos march under their Association banner to the cairn for the dedication ceremony.
- This was the first dedication of a significant WW2 Commando memorial. The Victorian Governor, Lieutenant General Sir Edmund Herring, unveiled the Commemorative Cairn that has become the de facto national Commando memorial.
- From Don Bergman
- 6 May 2018 at 10:16AM