Australian soldiers, mainly from the 2nd and 3rd Battalions, in a Turkish trench captured during the Battle of Lone Pine, August 1915.

Gallipoli - Australian soldiers, mainly from the and Battalions, in a Turkish trench captured during the Battle of Lone Pine, August

ANZAC Day poppy craft - paper poppy made out of cupcake cases - from BeAFunMum

anzac day poppy craft for kids--So easy and we still have them out in a jar displayed since Veteran's Day two years ago.

The Australian War Memorial - Canberra

The Australian War Memorial - Canberra - I always put a poppy near the name of my great uncle when I visit.

The Australian War Memorial - Canberra

The Australian War Memorial - Canberra - I always put a poppy near the name of my great uncle when I visit.

The Other Anzacs: The Extraordinary Story Of Our World War I Nurses

Booktopia has The Other Anzacs, The extraordinary story of our World War I nurses by Peter Rees. Buy a discounted Paperback of The Other Anzacs online from Australia's leading online bookstore.

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge attend the annual Anzac Day dawn service at the Australian War Memorial in Canberra 25 April 2014

Duke and Duchess of Cambridge attend Anzac Day dawn service

watchingwindsor: Cambridge Royal Tour-Day Canberra, Australia, April Duke and Duchess of Cambridge attended the annual Anzac Day dawn service at the Australian War Memorial.

Trooper Mark Donaldson VC, the first Australian soldier awarded a Victoria Cross since 1969. Trooper Donaldson was a member of the Special Air Service Regiment when he exposed himself to enemy fire, 2 September 2008, to protect injured troops and then rescued an interpreter under heavy enemy fire in Oruzgan province during Operation Slipper in Afghanistan. Awarded Young Australian of the Year 2010 and promoted to Corporal in June 2010.

Trooper Mark Donaldson VC, the first Australian soldier awarded a Victoria Cross…

c.1916-1918: ANZAC Soldiers in Egypt

ANZAC soldiers in Egypt en route to Gallipoli -middle, back with the moustache is my great great uncle Jack!

DIGGERS at Gallipoli in 1915 - Turkey ~The campaign was one of the greatest Ottoman victories during the war and is considered a major failure of the Allies. In Turkey, it is perceived as a defining moment in the nation's history—a final surge in the defence of the motherland as the Ottoman Empire crumbled. The struggle formed the basis for the Turkish War of Independence and the founding of the Republic of Turkey eight years later under Mustafa Kemal Atatürk, a commander at Gallipoli.

DIGGERS at Gallipoli in 1915 favoured rum over beer, but Turkish soldiers went for the amber fluid as they fought pitched trench battles just metres from each other.

SASR's Victoria Cross recipients in the Hall of Valour - Canberra

SASR's Victoria Cross recipients pictured Australian Soldier Ben Robert-Smith in the Hall of Valour - Canberra

Lone Pine at the Australian War Memorial - Canberra

Lone Pine at the Australian War Memorial - Canberra - This is a very special memorial in itself! - The Battle of Lone Pine took place between August 1915 - World War

Catherine and William at the Anzac Day ceremony in Canberra, 25 April 2014

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge placing a wreath of red poppies at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier at the Australian War Memorial in Canberra.

Catherine and William at the Anzac Day ceremony in Canberra, 25 April 2014

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge placing a wreath of red poppies at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier at the Australian War Memorial in Canberra.

Australian 9th and 10th battalions in Egypt with their regimental mascot, WW1 December 1914

Australian troops at Mena Camp, Egypt, December looking towards the Pyramids. Many Australian units brought kangaroos and other Australian animals with them to Egypt, and some were given to the Cairo Zoological Gardens when the units went to Gallipoli.

WWI: Studio portrait of an Aboriginal serviceman, 5459 Corporal (Cpl) Harry Thorpe MM

'Fifty Australians' - Harry Thorpe and Aboriginal Australian soldier died fighting in Somme 1918

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