Military History

Military History

Medals Of The Month | August 2020 |Lieutenant Colonel Kenneth William Starr, CMG, OBE

For September 2020 we are looking at the honours and awards of Lieutenant Colonel Kenneth William Starr, CMG, OBE

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Military History

This Week In History | Week 38

This weeks history raid is spread across three different wars, with the capture of Lae in WW2, the arrival of the 3RAR Advanced Party in Korea and the landing of INTERFET in East Timor.

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Military History

This Week in History | Week 37

This weeks foray into the past uncovered a liberator crash at Port Moresby, the surrender of Italy and the battle of Bita Paka.

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Military History

This week in History | Week 36

Our quick jog into the past has found start of the Battle of Mont St Quentin, the surrender of Japan, the start of the Second World War and the landing of the Australain 9th Division at Lae.

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Cove Thoughts | Lessons from Long Tan

On this Vietnam Veterans' Day, The Cove is proud to present this podcast interview with David Sabben, the Platoon Commander of 12 Platoon, D Company, 6 RAR at the Battle of Long Tan. The lessons he...

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Military History

Lone Pine - 105th Anniversary Special

The 6th August 2020 marks the 105th anniversary of the Battle of Lone Pine, so The Cove Team have put together a deeper look into the Battle of Lone Pine and some other less known facts about this...

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Military History

This Week In History | Week 35

This week we are looking at the battle of Milne Bay, the fighting around Mouquet Farm and the death of C.E.W. Bean.

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Military History

This Week in History | Week 34

This week in history includes the battle of Long Tan, the arrival of the UNAMIR II Australian contingent in Rwanda and the attack on Hill 60 at Gallipoli.

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Military History

This Week In History | Week 33

This week we look at the start of recruitment drive for the 1st AIF, the knighting of Sir John Monash, the formation of the Australian Women's Army Service and VP Day.

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Military History

This Week In History | Week 32

Week 33 was a big one in history, two major actions at Gallipoli, the battle of Lone Pine and the attack on the Nek. Other history changing events include Britain declaring war on Germany in 1914,...

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