Wednesday 7 July 2010 by Janice Farrer. No comments
Diary of an ANZAC

Please note: Care has been taken to transcribe these entries without alteration to preserve the original language of Herbert Vincent Reynolds. 

This recruiting poster employs the theme of Australians fighting at Gallipoli to recruit more troops. This recruiting poster employs the theme of Australians fighting at Gallipoli to recruit more troops. ARTV05167

‘A Monitor shelled the enemy positions on the ridge in front of our right flank this afternoon, a seaplane directed her fire. One of our aeroplanes flew over about midday. Things have been very quiet.’

For the classroom: Look at the recruitment poster above. In groups design a poster to recruit new students to your school. Some questions to ask yourself: Who is your target audience? What do you want them to do after they see the poster? What information needs to be displayed?