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SANDAKAN DEATH MARCHES

The Tamworth RSL sub-Branch will be conducting a service to commemorate the tragedy of the Sandakan Death Marches of World War II. The service will take place at the Sandakan Memorial, ANZAC Park, Brisbane Street, Tamworth on Thursday 15th February, commencing at 5pm. All members of the public are cordially invited to attend.                       

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The very name, Sandakan represents one of the darkest chapters of POW interment during World War II and remains the greatest, single atrocity committed against Australian soldiers in combat. Known as the Sandakan Death Marches. Click here - this is their story —

 

                                                   

Important dates to remember

Sandakan commemorative service - ANZAC Park, Tamworth - 5.00pm Thursday 15th February 2018

76th Anniversary of the Fall of Singapore - Thursday 15th February 2018

ANZAC Day Commemoration Service, Tamworth Town Hall - 10.45am Wednesday 25th April 2018

Vietnam Veteran's Day (Long Tan Day) Railway Park, Marius Street - 5pm Saturday 18th August 2018

Centenary of the Battle of Beersheba - Wednesday 31st October 2018

Remembrance Day Commemoration Service, Tamworth Town Hall - 10.15am Sunday 11th November 2018

 

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