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The Boer War – Victor Jones the First Australian Trooper

  • In the year 1900, the Boer war took place, and the first contingent from Queensland […]


    James Charles Martin – The Boy Soldier Holds A Special Place

  • In the Australian Military history, Jim a 14-year-old war veteran is honored for his tremendous […]


    Artificial Poppy Gardens in the Australian War Memorial

  • Ever since the First World War, Flanders poppies have always been associated with respecting and […]


    From Deserter to Hero Commemoration A 100 Years Later – The Edward Attfield Story

  • Private Edward Attfield fought at Gallipoli but was suddenly missing from the army. Word spread […]


    John Monash – Top Australian War Hero From World War II

  • Bravery and leadership are right qualities of a hero. When everyday Australians show leadership skills […]