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58th Battalion’s Monument Unveiling
August 11, 2016 @ 12:00 am - 2:00 am
The 58th Battalion Monument will be unveiled¬†by Major General Kevin Cooke
You are cordially invited to our most prestigious event
Saturday 8th October 2016
Queen’s Park, Moonee Ponds:
Time 2 .00 pm corner Kellaway Ave & Pascoe Vale Rd.
Major General Kevin Cooke AO RFD ED
58/32 Infantry Battalion Association.
Kevin Cooke started his military career¬†in a battalion that was a direct descendant¬†of one of the four Victorian Infantry Battalions¬†that took part in that famous charge at Villers-Bretonneux.
on 24/25th April 1918.
The City of Essendon’s historic link with Villers-Bretonneux¬†is maintained today¬†with the Regimental Colours of the 58th Battalion¬†occupying a hallowed place in Essendon’s Town Hall.
SECRETARY: EV REYNOLDS
PH: 03 9379 7482 (Academy answering service)
or postal address 318 Pascoe Vale Rd Essendon 3040