Roll of Honour

Posted by DarkElf (Perth, Australia) on 26 April 2015 in Miscellaneous.

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here in the Australia War Memorial in Canberra are inscribed in bronze the names of virtually every Australian who has died in war since 1885 – more than 102,000 people...

the shot below gives a perspective on the bronze plaque that runs all along the wall and the shot above is a closer impression of the list of names on the Roll of Honour...

Anzac day was celebrated across Australia and New Zealand yesterday... it is a national day of remembrance that commemorates all Australians and New Zealanders who served and died in all wars, conflicts, and peacekeeping operations... Anzac Day was originally to honour the members of the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps (ANZAC) who fought at Gallipoli against the Ottoman Empire during World War I...

Lest We Forget

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