The Last Post Ceremony commemorating the service of Lieutenant Commander Robert William Rankin, HMAS Yarra, Second World War, 1939-1945

Date from 02 July 2018
Date to 02 July 2018
Category Last Post Ceremony
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945

The Last Post Ceremony is presented in the Commemorative area of the Australian War Memorial each day. The ceremony commemorates more than 102,000 Australians who have given their lives in war and other operations and whose names are recorded on the Roll of Honour. At each ceremony the story behind one of the names on the Roll of Honour is told. Hosted by Gerard Pratt, the story for this day was on Lieutenant Commander Robert William Rankin.

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