Australia's Forces in War and Peace
Anzac Day is a truly Australian day of remembrance. It is a day to pause and reflect on the sacrifices made by thousands of Australians who served Australia in wartime. What does the word Anzac mean? What was Gallipoli? Why is it remembered? Read details of all the wars Australians have fought in and discover the mateship, heroism and bravery that has long characterised Australia's fighting forces.
Find out about F/A 18 Hornet fighters, submarines, ships and high technology weapons used by the three armed forces to defend Australia today.
This attractively illustrated book also has information on Australian uniforms and medals as well as the words of 'Advance Australia Fair' and the 'Ode of Remembrance'.
- Publication Date:
- 01 / 02 / 2006