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CELEBRATING CHRISTMAS BY AUSTRALIAN WORLD WAR ONE ANZAC DIGGERS IN PICS

Christmas during World War I By Jennifer King Updated about 4 hours agoThu 25 Dec 2014, 1:17pm Map: Egypt Christmas is a time to celebrate and reunite with family and friends, sharing food and drink. But for thousands of soldiers serving overseas in appalling conditions during World War I, the opportunities to celebrate were limited. […]

December 25th, 2014
Topic: CELEBRATIONS, PEOPLE, REMEMBER, WAR WEAPONS BATTLES Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

EXPERTS SAY THERE ARE OVER 200,000 ILLEGAL FIREARMS CIRCULATING IN AUSTRALIA

The man who took 17 people hostage in a cafe in Sydney on Monday was carrying an illegally owned firearm. Doctor Samantha Bricknell from the Institute of criminology has carried out extensive research into illegal firearm ownership, and she says authorities believe there are well over 200,000 illegal firearms circulating within the Australian community. Henry […]

December 20th, 2014
Topic: STATISTICS, WAR WEAPONS BATTLES Tags: , , ,

AUSTRALIAN WA DIGGER DIES IN AFGHANISTAN

Killed before he could wed: young WA digger dies in Afghanistan Georgina Robinson February 3, 2011 – 1:25PM Richard Atkinson, with fiancee Dannielle. A 22-year-old Australian soldier killed in Afghanistan was engaged to be married. Corporal Richard Edward Atkinson was killed and another soldier was seriously injured by a roadside bomb in the southern Oruzgan […]

February 3rd, 2011
Topic: DEATHS GRIEF MOURNING, SERVICES, WAR WEAPONS BATTLES Tags: , , , , , ,