Essays Tagged: "Australian War Memorial"

'Gallipoli was a turning point in Australia's history' Assess the impact of the ANZAC experience on Australia and Australians since 1915.

The ANZAC experience that first touched the lives of many Australians in 1915 has continued to have a significant impact throughout the 20th century. As old d ... udly wear their medals and take their place in the Anzac Day service. The number of visitors to the Australian War Memorial has steadily increased each year as young Australians remember the ANZAC exp ... and independent nation, baptised by 'fire'. The ANZAC experience is part of what and who we are as Australians.Prior to 1915, Australia was in every aspect a very young country. It had just become a ...

(5 pages) 130 0 3.0 Nov/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > Australian History

Anzac Square - The Nurse and Soldier

most central war memorial. The somewhat verdant site is designed to pay homage to the thousands of Australian soldiers who fought for our nation and the free world in war. Amongst the many plaques, t ... ar. Amongst the many plaques, trees and sandstone structures stands the distinctive sculpture of an Australian nurse tending to an injured soldier. The questions posed to the discussion leaders of wee ...

(4 pages) 113 1 5.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Works of Art

"How well does Canberra, as the capitol, represent the history, culture and aspirations of Australia and Australians? "

within the capitol beautifully represent the history, culture and aspirations of Australia and all Australians as well as the changes in Australian society.Just as Walter Burley Griffin has planned a ... tre. The capitol of Australia also is the home of The High Court, which is the highest court in the Australian judicial system.Regarded as one of the most impressive war museums in the world, The Aust ...

(4 pages) 19 0 0.0 Jul/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > Australian History

Australian War Memorial

Australian War MemorialThe Australian War Memorial in Canberra is very successful in honouring and c ... d as well as this, a website has been created to further assist the memorial hall and commemorating Australian’s who have served in any and all of its wars.The Australian War Memorial was unveile ... stralia and its customs, although there are many other memorial sites.The Commemorative area at the Australian War Memorial displays the name of everyone who has been killed during armed conflict betw ...

(4 pages) 764 0 3.0 Mar/2009

Subjects: History Term Papers > Australian History


heir own weather conditions and combat conditions which made both fronts difficult on the soldiers. Australian troops had to deal with the harsh heat and the sun which would have sunburned most of the ...

(2 pages) 1 0 0.0 Nov/2014

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War I