Anzac Spirit Essays
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ANZAC Day is a day to commemorate Australians and New Zealanders killed in war. It’s also an opportunity to honour returned servicemen and women from the past through to the present who have protected our country, allowing us to live the life we enjoy today. In 1914, Australia was a young federated nation and a part of the British Commonwealth. When Britain went to war, so did Australia and New Zealand as they wanted to show their support and offer...
The Anzac legend is often only seen as the Gallipoli campaign, sadly their assistance on other fronts such as Somme or the Western Front is overlooked. The battle of Gallipoli is still very deserving of its credit as it was the first major war for Australia after its federation in 1901, this war was also a way to prove its power to the other nations by supplying the British with around 50 000 troops. The other battles fought by the...
On the 25th of April 1915, a day forever remembered, Remembered as the day Australians went climbing up the cliffs of Gallipoli. It is the day the Anzac spirit was born into this world and going to be remembered for generations and generations. Although the tons of terror of war that wrapped the Dardanelles for months, Turkish and Australian soldiers had grown a respectful respect for each other as they realized they were there for the same reasons. Therefore, forged...