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George Ingram VC, MM
May 10, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
On October 5th, 1918 Seville‚Äôs George Ingram was with the 24th Battalion as they entered the village of Montbrehain in France, the last major action by the AIF in World War One. George‚Äôs efforts on this day led to him being awarded the highest medal for gallantry in the presence of the enemy, the Victoria Cross.
On the site where the new war memorial, that includes a tribute to George Ingram, will be built, we will be holding a ceremony to commemorate George Ingram‚Äôs deeds 100 years ago.
Special Guests * official ground breaking for new memorial
DATE: Friday October 5th, 2018
PLACE: Seville Water Play Park
Cnr Warburton Hwy and Seville-Monbulk Rd, Seville
For further details:
Anthony McAleer 03 9736 4384 or firstname.lastname@example.org