The Centenary Exhibition

Explore the evolution of Australian military service through the personal stories of NSW service.


Exhibition Gallery - Lower floor, The Centenary Extension

11 November 2018 — 11 November 2024

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On this day

On this day
29 March

1900 — Battle of KAREE SIDING, South Africa. Troops from NSW Mounted Rifles, NSW Lancers, and 1st Australian Horse were part of an Allied force of 9000 men which engaged 3500 Boers. The battle was won by the Allies but at a cost of 189 casualties compared with Boer losses of only 34

1915 — HMAS AUSTRALIA took part in her first operational patrol across the NORTH SEA, with the Grand Fleet

1970 — 35 Squadron, Royal Australian Air Force, lost its only Caribou aircraft to enemy action during the Vietnam War