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Frank MacDonald Study Tour 2017 members

Members of the Frank MacDonald Study Tour  who visited the Western Front 2017 in Europe and attended the Anzac Day Dawn Service at the Australian War Memorial at Villers-Bretonneux, in France.


The students selected for the Frank MacDonald Study Tour won the essay-based competition for grade nine students that helps promote and preserve the meaning of the Anzac spirit in the Tasmanian community. Each tour party member researched a soldier or nurse and presents their research during the tour.


Tour party members

RSL representative Alex Dick has researched Private Phillip Duggan.

Parliamentary representative Leonie Hiscutt MLC has researched Private Albert Chatwin

Department of Premier and Cabinet Tour Leader, Samantha Davis, has researched her Great Uncle, Private Albert Johnson, who was killed in action in August 1918.

Follow on Facebook

The Frank MacDonald Memorial Prize Facebook Page also has a profile of each of the group members.  The community to can follow the students travels via the FMMP Facebook Page.