Back to the Barracks Lecture Series

The Australian Army Museum of Western Australia is holding their Back to the Barracks lecture series.

  • Topic: The Battle of Beersheba. “Centenary of the Great War Year of 1917”.

The famous and epic charge of the Australian light horse at Beersheba will be covered in detail with aspects of events and operations that culminated in this memorable battle being discussed. Those operations immediately after the fall of Beersheba will also be part of the topic.

Maps of operations and battles will be used together with images of some of the main players to help those attending gain a greater understanding of this complex offensive.

Presented by Captain Wayne Gardiner OAM, RFD from the Australian Army History Unit. All details and further information are in the document attachment.