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May

Anzac Beach, Bougainville, ca. 1945
Soldiers enjoying time off on Anzac Beach, where they have set up a surf reel, bench seats and their own sign to claim the stretch of sand for relaxation

Anzac Beach, Bougainville, ca. 1945

Soldiers enjoying time off on Anzac Beach, where they have set up a surf reel, bench seats and their own sign to claim the stretch of sand for relaxation

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May

Australian Armed Forces on manoeuvres in the snow at Buffalo

Australian Armed Forces on manoeuvres in the snow at Buffalo

07

May

Australian airmen training in Canada during World War II having a snow fight

Australian airmen training in Canada during World War II having a snow fight

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May

Activities of the Diggers on board the transport ship that is returning them to Australia

Activities of the Diggers on board the transport ship that is returning them to Australia

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Apr

ANZAC BEACH, GALLIPOLI. 1923-04-25. THE REVEREND E. WALKER, OF MELBOURNE, ADDRESSING THE CONGREGATION AT AN ANZAC DAY SERVICE ON THE BEACH AT ANZAC COVE. THE HORSE IN THE RIGHT BACKGROUND IS ONE OF THE ORIGINAL MOUNTS OF THE 6TH AUSTRALIAN LIGHT HORSE REGIMENT AND HAD LEFT AUSTRALIA IN 1914. THE HORSE WAS OWNED BY LIEUTENANT COLONEL C.E. HUGHES. (DONOR M. BERKELEY)

ANZAC BEACH, GALLIPOLI. 1923-04-25. THE REVEREND E. WALKER, OF MELBOURNE, ADDRESSING THE CONGREGATION AT AN ANZAC DAY SERVICE ON THE BEACH AT ANZAC COVE. THE HORSE IN THE RIGHT BACKGROUND IS ONE OF THE ORIGINAL MOUNTS OF THE 6TH AUSTRALIAN LIGHT HORSE REGIMENT AND HAD LEFT AUSTRALIA IN 1914. THE HORSE WAS OWNED BY LIEUTENANT COLONEL C.E. HUGHES. (DONOR M. BERKELEY)

Anzac Beach, Gallipoli. 1915. Australian soldiers struggling to get stranded life boats back into deeper water. (Donor JP Campbell)

Anzac Beach, Gallipoli. 1915. Australian soldiers struggling to get stranded life boats back into deeper water. (Donor JP Campbell)

1915. GALLIPOLI. SOLDIERS WITH THEIR WEAPONS AT THE READY IN THE FIRING LINE AT SHRAPNEL GULLY.

1915. GALLIPOLI. SOLDIERS WITH THEIR WEAPONS AT THE READY IN THE FIRING LINE AT SHRAPNEL GULLY.

09

Mar

1916-12-25, KANTARA EGYPT. 7TH AUSTRALIAN LIGHT HORSE. A BUN EATING COMPETITION DURING CHRISTMAS CELEBRATIONS.

1916-12-25, KANTARA EGYPT. 7TH AUSTRALIAN LIGHT HORSE. A BUN EATING COMPETITION DURING CHRISTMAS CELEBRATIONS.

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Mar

American soldiers gambling (craps) in Brisbane, 1943

American soldiers gambling (craps) in Brisbane, 1943

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Feb

Aitape, New Guinea. 8 February 1945. Corporal Bert Hanson of Adelaide,  SA, hides the indignity of Craftsman (Cfn) Ray Armstrong of Perth, and  Cfn Norm Smallwood of Ipswich, Qld, behind a towel as they partake of a  jungle shower, using a piece of corrugated tin under their feet. The  shower is provided by tapping a mountain spring, and running the water  along the hollow bamboo.

Aitape, New Guinea. 8 February 1945. Corporal Bert Hanson of Adelaide, SA, hides the indignity of Craftsman (Cfn) Ray Armstrong of Perth, and Cfn Norm Smallwood of Ipswich, Qld, behind a towel as they partake of a jungle shower, using a piece of corrugated tin under their feet. The shower is provided by tapping a mountain spring, and running the water along the hollow bamboo.