So many of our families arrived as ↑convicts; a few scoundrels to be sure but many were simply victims of circumstances and, ovewhelmingly, they adapted to their new life, they worked hard to create a future for their families and they helped create our wonderful island state. And so many more selflessly fought and some made the ultimate sacrifice, †, protecting their families and their future.
and those who served in the:
We salute them all.
|Edward Ernest Badcock||2 Mar 1882, Westbury, Tasmania||19 Feb 1969||Frederick Ernest Arthur Badcock and Susanna Dando|
|Noel Leonard Calvert||25 Dec 1877, Irrewarra Station, Colac, Victoria||†19 Oct 1900, Bethel, Trassvaal, South Africa||John Calvert and Margaret Fair Chirnside|
|William Michael Henry Dobson||12 Apr 1878, Exton, Tasmania||9 Jul 1913||Henry Dobson and Sarah Ann Walker|
|Hugh Clive Robertson||31 May 1879, 'Glen Avie' via Colac, Victoria||1954||James Robertson and Margaret Stewart Stodart|
|Robert Oliver Wyatt||12 Sep 1876, Deloraine, Tasmania||25 Jan 1954, Ulverstone Tasmania Australia||William Newton Wyatt and Sarah Oliver|