The Last Post Ceremony commemorating the service of (3765) Sergeant John Edmund Buttsworth, 30th Battalion, AIF, First World War 1914-1918

Date from 27 September 2013
Date to 27 September 2013
Category Last Post Ceremony
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918

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 Richard Cruise, the story for this day was on (3765) Sergeant John Edmund Buttsworth, 30th Battalion (Infantry), First World War. The address was read by Commander Allison Westwood, accompanied by Piper Steve Ross and Bugler John Hall.

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