The home of the Australian Profession of Arms.
The views expressed in this article are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the position of the Australian Army, the Department of Defence or the Australian Government.
Both Percy Cherry VC and Albert Chowne VC, MM had their awards posthumously presented to their family after the courageous acts of valour never gave them to chance to return home.
By The Cove
In 2021, The Cove is delivering content in concentrated themes throughout the year to align with Army's Professional Learning Clusters and broader Army activities. Right now we're calling for articles on our first theme.
Two more courageous Australian Soldiers who demonstrated outstanding bravery and devotion to duty.
Medals of the Month is back on The Cove and this month we view the medals and story of Private Norman Thompson.
Yet another example of two courageous Australian Soldiers who demonstrated outstanding bravery and devotion to duty.