Frank Hurley's striking photo of Australian soldiers the morning after the Battle of Passchendaele, 1917

Frank Hurley’s striking photo of Australian soldiers the morning after the Battle of Passchendaele, 1917

John "Jack" Simpson Kirkpatrick (centre of picture) who served under the name John Simpson, was a stretcher bearer with the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps (ANZAC) during the Gallipoli Campaign. After landing at Anzac Cove on 25 April 1915, he obtained a donkey and began carrying wounded  soldiers from the frontline to the beach, for evacuation. He did this for three and a half weeks, often under fire, until he was killed. Simpson and his Donkey are a key part of the "Anzac legend".

John "Jack" Simpson Kirkpatrick (centre of picture) who served under the name…

Anzac poppies and soldier - In memory our Anzac Heroes and loved ones who did us proud #AnzacDay #Anzac #heroes

Anzac poppies and UK soldier - In memory of our Anzac Heroes and loved ones who did us proud

At the going down of the sun and in the morning, we will remember them. Lest we forget.  #ANZACDay  #proudtobeaustralian

ANZAC biscuits

to dream about the death of your living parents indicates that you are undergoing a significant change in your waking life.

Unidentified Soldier, World War I  This handsome Australian soldier with piercing eyes is unidentified.  He may have served at the battle of Gallipoli.

Unknown Aussie soldier, WWI, from the Australian War Memorial collection. ANZAC (Australia New Zealand Army Corps)

Beautiful photograph for Anzac Day Program

"Reflections" is a nationally known painting by artist Lee Teter depicting the past and present reminiscence of a comrade and his brother that "did not come home" at the Vietnam Memorial Wall in Washington D.

ANZAC Day - 25th April...this photo is amazing...really gives the feel of ANZAC Day.

Bless all of your families today - a day to be grateful for our friends, our families, our way of life and our freedom. A freedom earned, not given freely.a day to say thank you, we remember you.Lest We Forget.

I thought this was a beautiful shot. Anzac Day. Australia.   Not my photo.   #JESSinNSW

Join us on an ANZAC Day to Gallipoli in Anzac Smoko is an 8 day tour of Turkey for Anzac Day Kick off in Istanbul, take in Turkey's top sights before attending the memorable ANZAC Dawn Service at Gallipoli in

A sunset at Anzac Cove, Gallipoli, Turkey.  The first Anzacs would have seen sunsets like this amidst the carnage of the time.

A sunset at Anzac Cove, Gallipoli, Turkey. The first Anzacs would have seen sunsets like this amidst the carnage of the time.

Halt! Thy tread is on a hero’s grave, Australian lads lie sleeping below.  Just rough wooden crosses at their heads, to let their comrades know.  They’d sleep no better for marble ones, or monuments so grand,  They sleep in tranquil contentment, in that far off Turkish land.

Anzac cove is very important to Australians and New Zealanders is a small cove on the Gallipoli peninsula in Turkey. It became famous as the site of World War I landing of the ANZAC (Australian and New Zealand Army Corps) on 25 April

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