Anzac Connections

Years 5-12: Piece together the stories of over 200 Australians who served in the First World War, through their private records.


The Memorial receives many public inquiries covering a wide range of topics. The Encyclopedia features answers to frequently asked questions about Australians at war.

Understanding Military Structure

Many records in the Memorial's collection contain reference to military units and/or formations. Having some basic knowledge of military structure can help you understand the collection better and help with your research.

Australians at war

These short chapters cover Australia's involvement in war, from the time of the first settlement at Sydney Cove in the 18th century to our peacekeeping roles under United Nations auspices and the First and Second Gulf Wars.

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