Remembrance Day in the Middle East Region

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Remembrance Day in the Middle East Region (1.16 mins)

Australian Defence Force personnel at home and abroad paused on the 99th anniversary of the Armistice today, in memory of all those who have died in all wars. ADF personnel remembered the sacrifice of more than 102,000 Australians whose names are recorded on Australia’s Roll of Honour and acknowledged the ongoing suffering of those who returned. Almost 2,300 Australian Defence Force personnel are currently deployed on operations around the world. Chief of the Defence Force, Air Chief Marshal Mark Binskin attended the Remembrance Day National Ceremony at the Australian War Memorial where Australia’s Federation Guard and the Royal Military College Duntroon Band were on parade along with members of the local veterans’ community.

Publish Date 13 Nov 2017
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