2021 Bomber Command Wreath Laying Ceremony

The annual Bomber Command Commemorative ceremony will be held at


11:00am on Sunday 6th June 2021

Bomber Command Memorial, Australian War Memorial

The ceremony serves to commemorate those who served in Bomber Command as air or ground crew, as well as the ongoing recognition to the veterans of WWII Bomber Command.
The weekend commences with the Last Post Ceremony on Saturday night at 4.55 pm when the Australian War Memorial will commemorate the service of a RAAF member who flew in Bomber Command.
There ceremony will be conducted under the applicable COVID restrictions, and we hope to return to the public commemorative ceremony, but will only know closer to the date.
Due to the renovations at the Memorial, there are no function rooms available, and with the possiblity of COVID restrcitions, there will be no light refreshments following the ceremony this year.
We hope to be able to return to the traditional public ceremony in 2022.