On this day

22 July 1917

Four members of the Australian Army Nursing Service win the Military Medal.



What's New At the Memorial


  1. The sinking of Bartolomeo Colleoni

    On 19 July 1940 HMAS Sydney II achieved victory over the Italian cruiser Bartolomeo Colleoni in the Mediterranean Sea during the battle of Cape Spada.

  2. The saddest selfie

    It’s a striking image of a fresh-faced young man taking a picture of himself in front of a dresser mirror in Europe 100 years ago.

  3. 'Everyone was touched by it'

    Eight-year-old Marianne Huebel pays tribute to those who served during the First World War.

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Exhibitions & Events

  1. Women in war

    Free performance
    Anzac Hall - 11.40 am, 12.40 pm, and 1.40 pm

  2. Inked: tattoos in the military

    Free public talk
    BAE Systems Theatre, 12pm

  3. Story time

    Free activity for kids
    Lower galleries, 10.30 am

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