Wartime Magazine Issue 58
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Supporting Gallipoli: Invention, nursing & generosity
- Friends, sisters and pioneers by Robyn Siers.
How women made their place in military nursing.
- Portraits of angels by Alexandra Torrens.
Nora Heyson painted nurses of a pioneer medevac unit.
- "Any old place will do me after this" by Carlie Walker.
The true grit of the nurses of Lemnos.
- Portraits from Lemnos by Joanne Smedley.
A trove of photographs reveals the personal stories of a field hospital.
- The one day of the year by Samantha Grosser.
The Dawn Service tradition.
- Fall from the sky by Craig Wilcox.
The truth behind The Great Escape author's own story.
- Gallipoli: The first photo? by James Hurst.
A web of stories surrounds the man who may have taken it.
- The father of invention by Gary Traynor.
In the trenches on Gallipoli, a new angle was needed.
- A view to Gallipoli by Emma Campbell.
A woman in Cairo left a record of the campaign.
- A fund of comforts by Suzanne McWha.
Billy cans and plum puddings sent as gifts to Gallipoli.
- Fred Howard's War by Brian Tennyson.
A story of derring-do in France raises questions about credibility.
- Vignacourt by Peter Burness.
An important behind-the-lines centre for Australian troops.
- Writing to the finish by David Horner.
The final chapter in the history of Australia's most contentious war.