03 April 2015

Today we remember William Throsby Bridges

In this year, the centenary of ANZAC, we honour the men and women of the district who served in World War I.

Today we remember William Throsby Bridges

Served Australian Army from 4 August 1914.

Died 18 May 1915 at sea from wounds received at Gallipoli.

Founder and Commandant, Royal Military College, Duntroon 1911-1914 and a guest at the Canberra naming ceremony on 12 March 1913.

Commemorated on the ACT Memorial, online and opposite Civic Square on London Circuit.