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

The morning after the first battle of Passchendaele, Australian Infantry wounded around a blockhouse near the site of Zonnebeke Railway Station, 12 October Photo by Frank Hurley.

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

Anzac Cove. A photo I took in 2006. Such an emotional experience.

A photo I took in Such an emotional experience. ( re pined)

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.

anzac day. Australia & New Zealand Army Corps... A serious rememberance day since WW 1 , Gallipoli and April 25

Australia New Zealand Army Corps. A serious rememberance day since WW 1 , Gallipoli and April 25

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.

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)


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