About Badcoe

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Major Peter Badcoe

Major Peter Badcoe was a major in the Australian Army who died during the Vietnam War and received a Victoria Cross for three acts of heroism between February and April 1967. (Source: Wikipedia)

The electorate of Badcoe was previously called Ashford.

The electorate was renamed as part of the adjustment of boundaries for the 2018 State election.