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Chief of Army launches LWD1 and the FLWR

Chief of Army launches Land Warfare Doctrine One – The Fundamentals of Land Power and the Future Land Warfare Report at the Chief of Army Exercise 2014

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Chief of Army opening address to the Chief of Army Exercise 2014

Lieutenant General David Morrison, AO, Chief of Army, opening address to the Chief of Army’s Exercise 2014.

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Chief of Army address to the G(irls)20 Summit

Lieutenant General David Morrison, AO, Chief of Army, address to the G(irls)20 Summit, 26 August 2014.

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Chief of Army address to the launch of the NSW Bar Association best practice guidelines

Lieutenant General David Morrison, AO, Chief of Army, address to the launch of the New South Wales Bar Association best practice guidelines.

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Chief of Army address at the Ramindjeri Kangaroo Skin Presentation

Lieutenant General David Morrison, AO, Chief of Army, address at the Ramindjeri Kangaroo Skin Presentation.

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Chief of Army addresses the Global Summit to End Sexual Violence in Conflict

Lieutenant General David Morrison, AO, Chief of Army, address to the closing plenary session at the Global Summit to End Sexual Violence in Conflict.

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Chief of Army addresses the National Defence University of China

Lieutenant General David Morrison, AO, Chief of Army, address to the National Defence University of China.

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Chief of Army Australian Human Rights Commission address

Lieutenant General David Morrison, AO, Chief of Army, Australian Human Rights Commission address.

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Chief of Army Anzac Day 2014 address

Lieutenant General David Morrison, AO, Chief of Army, Anzac Day 2014 address.

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Chief of Army address to the Vietnam Veterans Association of Australia

Lieutenant General David Morrison, AO, Chief of Army, address to the Vietnam Veterans Association of Australia.

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Address to Army Headquarters on International Women's Day

Lieutenant General David Morrison, AO, Chief of Army, address to Army Headquarters on International Women’s Day 2014.

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Welcome Home Parade for 2nd Cavalry Regiment Task Group and Combined Team - Uruzgan Four and Five

Lieutenant General David Morrison, AO, Chief of Army, address to the Welcome Home Parade for 2nd Cavalry Regiment Task Group and Combined Team - Uruzgan Four and Five in Darwin on 1 March 2014.

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Address to Australian Defence Magazine Conference by Major General Jeff Sengelman

Major General Jeff Sengleman, DSC, AM, CSC, Head of Modernisation and Strategic Planning – Army, address to the Australian Defence Magazine Conference on 26 February 2014.

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Chief of Army address to the Lowy Institute

Lieutenant General David Morrison, AO, Chief of Army, address to the Lowy Institute in Sydney on 19 February 2014.

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Australian Strategic Policy Institute 2014

Lieutenant General David Morrison, Chief of Army, address to the Australian Strategic Policy Institute, 13 February 2014.

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Chief of Army address to the Australian Army Legal Corps Conference

Lieutenant General David Morrison, Chief of Army, speaking at the Australian Army Legal Corps Conference, 3 October 2013.

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Sea Power Conference 2013

Lieutenant General David Morrison, Chief of Army, speaking at the Royal Australian Navy Sea Power conference, 7 October 2013.

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Chief of Army announces new Army value, 'Respect'

Address by the Chief of Army, Lieutenant General David Morrison, AO at the launch of the fourth value of the Australian Army, ‘Respect’, at Lavarack Barracks Townsville, on Thursday 4 July 2013.

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Message from the Chief of Army

Message from the Chief of Army, Lieutenant General David Morrison, AO, to the Australian Army following the announcement on Thursday, 13 June 2013 of civilian police and Defence investigations into allegations of unacceptable behaviour by Army members.

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Chief of Army Press Conference

Address by the Chief of Army Lieutenant General David Morrison, AO on Thursday 13 June 2013.

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Royal United Services Institute address

Address by the Chief of Army Lieutenant General David Morrison, AO at the Western Australian Branch of the Royal United Services Institute, Leeuwin Barracks, 9 May 2013.

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Chief of Army speaks at the Anzac Day Dawn Service in Tarin Kot.

Chief of Army Anzac Day address

Address by the Chief of Army Lieutenant General David Morrison, AO at the Anzac Day Dawn Service, Tarin Kot, 25 April 2013.

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LANPAC Conference

Address by the Chief of Army Lieutenant General David Morrison, AO at the LANPAC Conference, 10 April 2013.

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Royal United Services Institute

Address by the Chief of Army Lieutenant General David Morrison, AO at the Royal United Services Institute, 26 March 2013.

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United Nations International Women's Day Conference

Address by the Chief of Army Lieutenant General David Morrison, AO at the United Nations International Women’s Day Conference, 8-9 March 2013.

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Chief of Army speaking at the Army Birthday Commemorative Service

Army Birthday address

Address by the Chief of Army Lieutenant General David Morrison, AO at the Army Birthday Commemorative Service, 1 March 2013.

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Avalon Air Show UVS Association Forum

Speech by the Chief of Army Lieutenant General David Morrison, AO at the Avalon Air Show UVS Association Forum, 25 February 2013.

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The Australian Human Resource Research Institute Conference

Speech by the Chief of Army Lieutenant General David Morrison, AO at the The Australian Human Resource Research Institute Conference on diversity, 16 November 2012.

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Sir Thomas Daly Biography Launch

Speech by the Chief of Army Lieutenant General David Morrison, AO at the Sir Thomas Daly Biography launch, 16 November 2012.

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Fort Queenscliff Farewell Parade

Speech by the Chief of Army Lieutenant General David Morrison, AO at the Fort Queenscliff Farewell Parade, 17 November 2012.

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Land Warfare Conference opening address

Opening address by the Chief of Army Lieutenant General David Morrison, AO at the Land Warfare Conference, Melbourne, 30 October 2012.

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Chief of Army delivers the opening address at CAEX12.

CAEX12 opening address

Opening address by the Chief of Army Lieutenant General David Morrison, AO at the Chief of Army's Exercise, Melbourne, 29 October 2012.

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National Security Lecture

Lecture presented by the Chief of Army Lieutenant General David Morrison, AO at the University of Canberra, Canberra, 26 October 2012.

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Welcome Home Parade for 7 Brigade Force Elements

Speech by the Chief of Army Lieutenant General David Morrison, AO at the Welcome Home Parade for 7 Brigade Force Elements, Brisbane, 24 October 2012.

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Chief of Army, Lieutenant General David Morrison AO spoke of Australia's military sacrifices during the Australian 9th Division memorial service.

70th Anniversary of the battle of El Alamein

Reflections by the Chief of Army Lieutenant General David Morrison, AO at the 70th Anniversary of the Battle of El Alamein. El Aamein, Egypt, 20 October 2012.

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Chief of Army addresses Commanding Officer and members of the 7 RAR Task Group.

Farewell Parade for 12 Aus-TF (7 RAR)

Speech by the Chief of Army Lieutenant General David Morrison, AO at the Farewell Parade for 12 Aus-TF (7 RAR), Adelaide, 13 October 2012.

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Defence Reserves Association Annual Conference

Speech by the Head Modernisation and Strategic Planning - Army, Major General J.J Sengelman, DSC, AM, CSC at the Defence Reserves Association Annual Conference,

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The 39th Battalion reunion

Speech by the Chief of Army Lieutenant General David Morrison, AO at the Reunion Lunch for the 39th Battalion, 26 July 2012.

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Welcome Home Parade for MTF4

Speech by the Chief of Army Lieutenant General David Morrison, AO at the Welcome Home Parade for Mentoring Task Force 4, Gallipoli Barracks, Brisbane, 21 July 2012.

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Victorian State Conference of the Returned Services League

Speech by the Chief of Army Lieutenant General David Morrison, AO at the Victorian State Conference of the Returned Services League, Melbourne 4 July 2012.

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Anniversary of Montevideo Maru sinking

This event was organised by the Rabaul & Montevideo Maru Society, held Saturday 30 June. More than 550 relatives and friends of those soldiers and civilian internees who died in the aftermath of the Japanese invasion of the New Guinea Islands, and the 1,053 who perished when the prison ship Montevideo Maru was sunk by an American submarine off the Philippines on July 1, 1942.

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Army Reserve Forces Day

Speech by the Chief of Army Lieutenant General David Morrison, AO for Reserve Forces Day on 30 June 2012.

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Fifth Estate Forum at the Wheeler Centre

The Chief of Army, Lieutenant General David Morrison shared his views and initiatives on the culture and values within the Army, at the Fifth Estate Forum at the Wheeler Centre on Tuesday, 12 June 2012.

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The Chief of Army speaks at the Defence Industry Awards Dinner.

Defence Industry Awards

Lieutenant General David Morrison, Chief of Army, delivers a speech at the Defence Industry Awards dinner, 31 May 2012.

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Warrant Officer David Ashley delivers a eulogy at the funeral service of Australia's first RSM-A Warrant Officer Wally Thompson OAM.

Warrant Officer Dave Ashley's eulogy at the funeral service for WO1 Wally Thompson, OAM

On Friday, 27 April 2012, the first Regimental Sergeant Major of the Army, Warrant Officer Class One Wally Thompson, OAM was farewelled during a funeral service at the Garrison Church in the Rocks, Sydney. During the service, the current Regimental Sergeant Major of the Army, Warrant Officer Dave Ashely delivered a eulogy.

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Lieutenant General David Morrison addresses the Australian Strategic Policy Institute

Australian Strategic Policy Institute

Lieutenant General David Morrison, Chief of Army, address to the Australian Strategic Policy Institute, 11 April 2012.

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Chief of Army, Lieutenant General David Morrison AO, speaking at the International Woman's Day morning tea held at Russell Offices.

International Women's Day

International Women’s Day Morning Tea, Army Headquarters Canberra, 8 March 2012.

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Chief of Army, LTGEN David Morrison, AO, and CPL Julian Suitor cut the Australian Army's 111th birthday cake during celebrations held at the Austrailan War Memorial in Canberra

Army's 111th Birthday

Chief of Army, Lieutenant General David Morrison address at 111th Army birthday, Australian War Memorial, Canberra 1 March 2012

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Chief of Army at the Sydney Institute.

Sydney Institute 2012

Speech to the Sydney Institute on 28 February 2012

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The Chief of Army speaks at the Navy Sea Power Conference in 2012

Sea Power Conference 2012

Lieutenant General David Morrison, Chief of Army, speaking at the Royal Australian Navy Sea Power conference, 31 January 2012.

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The Chief of Army speaks at the BEERSHEBA announcement in 2011

Plan BEERSHEBA

Lieutenant General David Morrison, Chief of Army, launches Plan BEERSHEBA 12 December 2012.

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