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24 January 1916

By January 24, 2016February 10th, 2016No Comments

In future the settlement of German’s Hill will be known as Lidster. The new name will perpetuate the memory of one of our gallant heroes who fell in the historic occupation of the Dardanelles by our Australian troops – Cecil Reginald John Lidster

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