Wednesday 11 November 2009 by . 3 comments
One year ago today, the Australian War Memorial joined the Commons on Flickr. We put up a set of 30 photos of soldiers, sailors, nurses, airmen, wives, mothers, sisters, sweethearts, a prime minister, and a koala. The photos are part of our photo collection of well over a million images which covers the experience of Australians at war and Australian military history from the 1860s to the present. We have uploaded other sets on the …
Thursday 22 October 2009 by Emma Jones.
On December 3, 2009, the Australian War Memorial will be opening its exhibition “Of love and war”. The impact of war on romantic relationships and the ways in which Australians incorporated affairs of the heart into their wartime lives is a powerful subject and we would like the public to contribute their stories via our Flickr group. This group is running in conjunction with the exhibition and we are excited to have this …