Governor-General visits Australian troops in Middle East Region

The Governor-General, His Excellency General the Honourable Sir Peter Cosgrove AK MC (Retd) as Commander-in-Chief, has visited Australian troops deployed to the Middle East region.

The visit took place in the lead up to the 100th anniversary of the signing of the armistice, which saw the cessation of hostilities on the Western Front.

The Governor-General acknowledged the ongoing service of Australian Defence Force personnel at home and abroad.