Hardiman brothers who enlisted in the Great War. This is one of the sites we will be visiting on tomorrow's heritage walk.
The third brother, Robert Vincent Hardiman, who was the manager of the hotel when he enlisted at the age of 23 in 1917, went to Rabaul with the Naval and Military Expeditionary Force. He was discharged in December 1918 when the AIF was demobilised, and died five months later.
Remembering 'the mothers of Ryde' who lost their boys in WWI - This Mother's Day we think of all the mothers, grandmothers, wives, aunts and sisters who lost their boys during the battles of World War I. Many would hav...
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