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Robert Grieve VC
January 1, 1970 @ 10:00 am
In 1917, Robert Grieve was awarded the highest military honour, the Victoria Cross (VC) medal, for knocking out a concealed machine gun post during the Battle of Messines. Philip Powell will discuss his research on Grieve and the broader implications of the Battle of Messines on Major-General Monash‚Äôs 3rd Division.
Stop by the Galleries after the talk to see this remarkable medal on display.