The Last Post Ceremony commemorating the service of (VX24597) Captain Lionel Colin Matthews, 8th Division Signals, Second World War, 1939-1945

Date from 07 November 2015
Date to 07 November 2015
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 every 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 Richard Cruise the story for this day was on Captain Lionel Colin Matthews. The address was read by Flight Lieutenant Stacey Davids.

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