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Bathurst Remembers World War 2 Exhibition

Fri August 14 - Mon August 17

Bathurst is hosting the largest exhibition of its type in country New South Wales to honour the 75th Anniversary of the end of World War Two. It will be held in a year’s time in the Bathurst Memorial Entertainment Centre from Friday 14th to Monday 17th August 2020.

This is a World War Two exhibition which will consist of “Snapshots of World War 2” – 500 enlarged photos – battlefields, training, home front, etc., and “Wall of Valour – World War 2 Servicemen and Women with an association with Bathurst who enlisted and served” – 100 enlarged photos.

Plus some 2,000 military and WW2 memorabilia items and old wartime newsreels from guest exhibitors.

DO YOU HAVE AN ACTUAL PHOTO OF A RELATIVE WHO FOUGHT IN WW2 WHO WAS BORN IN BATHURST OR DISTRICT, WAS TRAINED AT THE ARMY CAMP OR AROUND HERE, CAME BACK HERE AFTER THE WAR? IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO GET THEIR PHOTO ON THE ‘WW2 WALL OF HONOUR’ CONTACT BELOW

For further details or to get your photo scanned please contact the exhibition curator ASAP contact – Alan McRae 02 63315404 amcrae@lisp.com.au

Details

Start:
Fri August 14
End:
Mon August 17
Event Category:

Venue

Bathurst Memorial Entertainment Centre
105 William Street
Bathurst, NSW 2795 Australia
Phone:
02 6333 6166
Website:
www.bmec.com.au

Other

Location
Bathurst Region
Artform
Heritage

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