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Remembrance Day Display

Free

At 11 am on 11 November 1918 the guns on the Western Front fell silent after more than four years of continuous warfare. This marked the end of World War 1.

In 1997, Governor-General Sir William Deane issued a proclamation formally declaring 11 November to be Remembrance Day, urging all Australians to observe one minute's silence at 11 am on 11 November each year to remember those who died or suffered for Australia's cause in all wars and armed conflicts. This display reflects the changed attitudes and the ways in which this day was remembered over the years and is part of the memorabilia held at the Lara RSL Sub Branch Museum.

  • Lara Library Monday, 4 November 2019 - 10:00am to Friday, 15 November 2019 - 6:00pm

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