Anzac

At the going down of the sun and in the morning we will remember them.our anzacs are always in our hearts

Simpson and his donkey ~ The ANZAC Spirit: To cope with the tragic losses our country saw at Gallipoli, the men and women of Australia searched for the positive in the experience. To get through such a horrendous time the soldiers had to develop strong bonds with each other and demonstrate extraordinary courage, endurance and bravery

ANZAC Centenary teacher resources: On this day we honour all the men and women who have participated in wars, conflicts and peacekeeping operations around the world, including the ANZACs who fought at Gallipoli in Turkey during World War I.

WW1. Four Australian soldiers with a machine gun, Palestine, 1917.

WWi Middle east Four unidentified members of the Australian Light Horse Regiment and machine gun in action at Khurbetha-Ibn-Harith. One of a number of photos by Australian photographer Frank Hurley to be taken in an early form of colour photography.

Artist Ron Marshall's painting, A Drop for my Mate, shows a soldier from The Light Horse Brigade using his slouch hat as a water vessel to provide his horse with a drink.

Light Horse --Artist Ron Marshall's painting, A Drop for my Mate, shows a soldier from The Light Horse Brigade using his slouch hat as a water vessel to provide his horse with a drink.

A corporal, probably on the staff of the 2nd Australian general hospital, holds a koala, a pet or mascot in Cairo, Egypt 1915.

A Corporal, probably on the staff of the Australian general hospital, holds a koala, a pet or mascot in Cairo, ( Australian War Memorial)

BEERSHEBA, PALESTINE. ?1917. C SQUADRON, 11TH AUSTRALIAN LIGHT HORSE REGIMENT RESTING BESIDE THEIR HORSES ON THE ROAD TO BEERSHEBA. (DONOR N. TURNER)

BEERSHEBA, PALESTINE. ?1917. C SQUADRON, 11TH AUSTRALIAN LIGHT HORSE REGIMENT RESTING BESIDE THEIR HORSES ON THE ROAD TO BEERSHEBA. (DONOR N. TURNER)

Photograph - Australian Servicemen, 19th Reinforcements, 24th Battalion, A.I.F., World War I, circa 1917

Photograph - Australian Servicemen, 19th Reinforcements, 24th Battalion, A.I.F., World War I, circa 1917

The bodies of Australian dead in the trenches following fierce fighting with Turkish forces at Gallipoli in 1915. Australian War Memorial, H00405.

The bodies of Australian dead in the trenches following fierce fighting with Turkish forces at Gallipoli in 1915. Australian War Memorial, H00405.

51 Links for Australian Military History and Research | Genealogy & History News

Here's 51 links to (mostly smaller), but fascinating military websites, which you'll find useful for your Australian military history and research

The 9th Australian Light Horse Regiment, embarking from the wharf. In the foreground soldiers are getting their kitbags from wagons. A door in a stone wall leads to the wharf. Lebanon, Tripoli 1918

The Australian Light Horse Regiment, embarking from the wharf. In the foreground soldiers are getting their kitbags from wagons. A door in a stone wall leads to the wharf.

Kapooka Tragedy Memorial - Australian Army

According to ABC's Anne Delaney, "Trainee sappers (engineers) and Royal Australian Engineers Training Centre staff were conducting trainin

A view of Light Horse and British troops in the town of Es Salt, in Palestine, from the post office. Ottoman Empire: Transjordan, Es Salt, 2 May 1918

A view of Light Horse and British troops in the town of Es Salt, in Palestine, from the post office. Ottoman Empire: Transjordan, Es Salt, 2 May 1918

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