Memorial Articles

The Memorial boasts a staff of subject specialists in all aspects of military history and museum practice.

Our Blogs, Articles and our Encyclopedia allow our historians, curators, librarians and exhibition team to share their knowledge and information on Australian military history, the Memorial's vast collection, recent acquisitions, exhibitions and events.

Latest Blogs

  1. Brothers in arms

    09 December 2019

    Harold West and George Leonard were best mates who did everything together.

  2. Have your say

    29 November 2019

    The Australian War Memorial is hosting a series of community consultations in cities and towns around the country.

  3. Australians and New Zealanders who served on the Serbian Front of the First World War

    26 November 2019

    Australian and New Zealanders who served on the Serbian Front of the First World War.

    For most Australians and New Zealanders, the focal points of the war were Gallipoli, Palestine, and France and Belgium on the Western Front. However, the war was also fought in a number of other theatres, including the Balkans.

  4. Remembering Cecil Healy

    11 November 2019

    “Cecil Healy had no love of the military, no desire to fight, but he recognised that his values and his freedom were threatened.”

  5. Winged warriors

    06 November 2019

    In the peace and quiet of the Hall of Memory, a pigeon has been busy preparing for new life in a place that commemorates death, sacrifice and renewal.

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