This famous photograph by war correspondent Gordon Short captures Leslie ‘Bull’ Allen rescuing a wounded American soldier on Mount Tambu, New Guinea, of July (Source: Australian War Memorial, image number
Sentinel - The outbreak of war found Australia with no modern tank force and little industrial infrastructure. The Sentinel was a home-grown tank developed at lightning speed to fight off the anticipated Japanese invasion.
Soldiers in Trench - - Rights Managed - Stock Photo - Corbis. Original caption:October Australian soldiers stand by in a trench 400 yards from the enemy in a hot section of the front. Many forward posts like this are isolated during the daylight hours.