Contents

From the Director
A message from the director of the Australian War Memorial

AWM guide
Finding your way around the Australian War Memorial

May Tilton
An Australian nurse at Ypres

Sergeant Eric Tate
Missing in action, Ypres, 1917

The Menin Gate Memorial
Memorial to the missing, Ieper, Belgium

Passchendaele
Further reading

Obituary
Private Robert Comb, 1900-1997

Will Dyson
Wartime artist

A home-grown Mosquito
Reconnaissance aircraft of the 2nd World War

The Australian charge at Beersheba, 1917
Is the photograph genuine or staged?

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The history behind the art
Events in New Guinea depicted in Ivor Hele's art

The first United Nations peacekeepers
The first observers in the field were Australians

Lachlan Macquarie's sword
The sword carried by the Governer of the Colony of New South Wales, 1810-1821

Material records of war
Shrapnel fragment a link with danger faced by merchant seamen

Book reviews

AWM news

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