Lt Colonel Charles Umphelby died of wounds received in action at Driefontein on 12 March 1900.
A paper based on an address delivered at a service commemorating the 2nd Anglo-Boer War 1899-1902 at the Anzac Memorial, Hyde Park, Sydney, on Sunday 26 May 2019 by Rear Admiral, the Honourable Justice M. J. Slattery, AM, QC, RAN Judge Advocate General of the Australian Defence Force.
This is a rather unsatisfying book.
The film Breaker Morant provided many of us with background information on the trial and execution of Harry “Breaker” Morant.
This impressively researched book deals with the origins and development of Australia’s intelligence services from Federation to 1945.
Lieutenant-General Sir Stanley ‘Joe’ Maude was one of the First World War’s most successful fighting Generals.