Manilla Captured Field Gun and Machine Gun

Description

' THE FIELD GUN, WHICH WAS MANUFACTURED IN RUSSIA AND SUPPLIED
TO THE SULTAN OF TURKEY BY THE TZAR WAS CAPTURED BY THE
AUSTRALIAN LIGHT HORSE DURING THE DESERT CAMPAIGN IN PALESTINE, AND AGAIN MEN FROM OUR AREA WERE INVOLVED IN THESE CAMPAIGNS
'

Inscription

These Guns were CAPTURED by the 33rd Battalion on the Western Front in the Great War 1914-1918

Address
Rotary Park, Cnr Manilla & Court Street
Manilla NSW 2346
Location/surrounding area
Memorial Location
Recorded by
Des Stark, Manilla RSL Sub Branch
Established date
1993
Dedication date
1993-04-24 00:00:00.0

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