100-year march started when Great War ended

Toodyay RSL President Peter Brennan has written a history of the local sub-branch to mark this year’s 100th anniversary of its formation after World War 1 ended.

Toodyay’s first returned services president Earle Joseph Sinclair Wroth (left) won a World War 1 Military Medal for bravery under heavy enemy fire while serving as an ambulance stretcher bearer rescuing wounded soldiers on the front line.

The following extract covers those early years.

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