George Hulse OAM Australia & France Friendship Bridge complete interview from Cr James MacKay
About Amiens Bridge
The idea to dedicate a monument to every Australian Army Engineer unit that served in World War One (WWI) was born at a reunion of the 1st Field Squadron Group RAE Association in 2015. Research into Australian Army engineer history in support of the fighting elements revealed that the Australian Sappers were involved in hand-to-hand fighting in their role as combat engineers. The units were also responsible for a host of engineering work providing mobility and sustainability resources from seaports to the front line.
George Hulse OAM personal story of the Australia French Friendship Bridge; Anzac Park Brisbane Australia and Amiens France
The build of the bridge and its dedication is on the 11th of November 2022, at Anzac Park. Toowong Qld.
More information will be sent out as soon as we have confirmed details of the dedication of the bridge in Amiens, France.