|Date from||01 December 2013|
|Date to||01 December 2013|
|Category||Last Post Ceremony|
Second World War, 1939-1945
The Last Post Ceremony commemorating the service of (H1617) Ordinary Seaman Edward Sheean, HMAS Armidale, 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 Joanne Smedley, the story for this day was on Seaman Edward Sheean. The Address is read by Warrant Officer Martin Holsburger.