|Date from||11 June 2013|
|Date to||11 June 2013|
|Category||Last Post Ceremony|
Second World War, 1939-1945
The Last Post Ceremony commemorating the service of (17496) Petty Officer Richard Curtis, HMAS Sydney (II), 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 Robyn Siers the story for this day was on (17496) Petty Officer Richard Curtis, HMAS Sydney, Second World War. The address was read by Commander Douglas Stevens.