Contents

Reflections Steve Gower

The Director of the Australian War Memorial's comment

Letters to the editor

Patriotic diva Julie Padanyi-Ryan

Dame Nellie Melba's fundraising efforts

60th anniversary of the Australian War Memorial

Pictorial essay

The loss of the AE1 Ben Evans

Probing the mystery surrounding Australia's first submarine

Raid on Gaba Tepe James Hurst

Attacking a Gallipoli stronghold

The crack shot of the ANZACs Robert Courtney

Snipers on Gallipoli

In the footsteps of the ANZACs Steve Parsons

A journalist and his son travel to Gallipoli

The Fenian escape Brad Manera

Irish convicts escape in the US whaler Catalpa

The sinking of HMAS Sydney

Three experts comment on the ongoing controversy

Faces of Australian peacekeeping Peter Londey

A new AWM travelling exhibition

Toby's brief war Chris Coulthard-Clark

In search of the story of a soldier killed in Korea

Painting the war Chris Coulthard-Clark & Jacqueline Strecker

War art from the Canadian War Museum and the Australian War Memorial

Ordeal at Porton Donald Lawie

Australians on Bougainville in 1945

Still missing Jacki Reeson

Rabaul, 1942

Operation Manna Dianne Rutherford

Bomber commands drops food to the Dutch

Interceptor swan song Ben Evans

Meteors and MiGs in air combat over North Korea

Tank action in Vietnam Mike Cecil

The Memorial's Centurion tank in Vietnam

Defending Crete Ric Pelvin

Naval action in 1941

Australian War Memorial news

Reviews

Despatches