TWO men, who are thought to be in their teenage years, approached a person on Tytherleigh Street in Wanniassa on Sunday (July 2), demanded cash and then fled with the money. The incident occurred at about […]
SEVENTY Five years ago today an RAAF Hudson bomber carrying a large chunk of the Menzies Cabinet and the Australian High Command crashed into a hill overlooking Canberra airport with no survivors.
With the country deeply embroiled in the Second World War this was something of a blow to the nation and arguably the Menzies Government never recovered.
The War Memorial has a page on today’s commemoration which will include a last post in honour of General Sir Cyril Brudenell Bingham White, Chief of the General Staff.
Wikipedia also offers further reading.