ANZAC: Australian and New Zealand Army Corps. On the 25th April, Australia and New Zealand celebrate the first major battle fought by Australian and New Zealand soldiers at Gallipoli in Turkey during World War 1. It is a day to remember the courage of the soldiers in this battle and the courage and sacrifice of all men and women who have served their country in times of war. April 25, 1915
LEST WE FORGET - Australian army suffers its worst losses since Vietnam War as five soldiers are killed in one day in Afghanistan. Three - aged 21, 23 and 40 - were victims of 'green on blue' killings by Afghan troops. Two Australian special forces soldiers were killed when their helicopter crashed in Helmand province. Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2195809/Australian-army-suffers-worst-losses-Vietnam-War-soldiers-killed-day-Afghanistan.