Victoria Cross Exhibitions

| March 25, 2013

Finding Balance Hall of Valour, Canberra, Australia “In the hall the small crosses that mean so much lie under the stories of those who earned them.” Ben Lisson, ABC News Not silver, not gold. No fine enamels, nor precious gems, a simple cross of bronze suspended from a crimson ribbon.  On the cross pattee a […]

Belgian Rattlesnakes

| March 9, 2013

The CEF, the Lewis Gun and the Victoria Cross Designed in the United States the air cooled Lewis Gun was widely adopted by British and Commonwealth forces in 1915. However, Belgian forces were equipped with the Lewis gun  in 1913 and when German forces  first encountered this light machine gun in 1914 they nicknamed the weapon, […]