Latchford Barracks

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Latchford Barracks
Bonegilla, Victoria
Type Army barracks
Site information
Controlled by Australian Army

Latchford Barracks is an Australian Army base in the suburb of Bonegilla, located about 8 kilometres (5.0 mi) to the east of Wodonga, Victoria.[1] It is named after Colonel E.W. Latchford, MBE, MC (1889–1962).[2] The barracks is the headquarters of the Army Logistic Training Centre.[3] The Bonegilla Migrant Reception and Training Centre was located at the barracks, prior to the barracks being reused for military purposes.

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ "Defence Community Groups". Defence Community Organisation. Retrieved 23 August 2011. 
  2. ^ Jobson 2009, p. 104.
  3. ^ "Welcome to Albury Wodonga" (PDF). Defence Community Organisation (Australian Government). 2011. Retrieved 10 September 2013. 

References[edit]

  • Jobson, Christopher (2009). Looking Forward, Looking Back: Customs and Traditions of the Australian Army. Wavell Heights, Queensland: Big Sky Publishing. ISBN 9780980325164. 

Coordinates: 36°7′57″S 147°0′2″E / 36.13250°S 147.00056°E / -36.13250; 147.00056