The Memorial: Beyond the Anzac

The Laughing Cavalier

Series 1 - Episode 4 The Laughing Cavalier



The Laughing Cavalier, otherwise known as Captain Alfred Shout, who is considered to have been one of the bravest and most decorated Australian soldiers of the Gallipoli campaign. As Neil Oliver discovers, media magnate Kerry Stokes paid $1.2million to donate Shout's Victoria Cross to the Australian War Memorial.

Cast & Crew

Presenter Neil Oliver