02 September 2015

Today we remember John Heathcote Newmarch MC

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 John Heathcote Newmarch MC

Served Australian Army from 14 August 1914-25 April 1917

Previously cadet, Royal Military College, Duntroon 1911-1914 and was part of the guard of honour at the Canberra naming ceremony on 12 March 1913, served on Gallipoli and was awarded the Military Cross in 1915

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