South African Military Veterans Organisation of Australasia

The 100th Anniversary Commemorative Service of the

Battle of Delville Wood

To Be Held

Wednesday 20th of July 2016



Flame of Remembrance – Kings Park

July 2016 marks the centenary of South Africa’s equivalent of Gallipoli, the Battle of Delville Wood one of the bloodiest battles of World War 1 and where the fighting qualities and tenacity of the Rhodesian and South African soldier was born.

All ex-servicemen and women are requested to wear their medals