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The 'ANZACs' [poem]
Title : The 'ANZACs' [poem] The 'ANZACs' [poem]
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Creator : Brown, Minna Jackson
Source : Brown family, PRG 373/8e/3
Date of creation : 1917
Format : Manuscript
Contributor : State Library of South Australia
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Poem written by Minna Jackson Brown titled 'The Anzacs'. This poem won first prize in the Wattle Day Literary Competitions for Schools, 1917.

Period : 1914-1918
Further reading :

Bean, C. E. W. Gallipoli mission, Sydney: ABC Enterprises in association with the Australian War Memorial for the Australian Broadcasting Corporation, 1990

Gammage, Bill. The broken years : Australian soldiers in the Great War, Ringwood, Vic. : Penguin Books, 1990

Kent, David. From trench and troopship: the experience of the Australian Imperial Force, 1914-1919, Alexandria, N.S.W.: Hale & Iremonger , 1999

Macdougall, Anthony. Australians at war: a pictorial history, Nobel Park, Vic. : Five Mile Press, 2002

Robertson, John. Anzac and Empire: the tragedy & glory of Gallipoli, [Richmond, Vic.] : Hamlyn Australia, 1990

Seal, Graham (ed.). Echoes of Anzac : the voice of Australians at war, South Melbourne : Lothian Books, 2005

Seal, Graham. Digger folksong and verse of World War One : an annotated anthology, Mt Hawthorn, W.A. : Published for the Centre for Australian Studies, Curtin University of Technology, Perth, Western Australia, by The Antipodes Press, 1991

Internet links :

AIF Database: Australian Anzacs in the Great War 1914-1918 [Australian Defence Force Academy]

Anzac Day Commemoration Committee (Queensland) See: History: World War 1

Australians at War [Department of Veterans' Affairs]

Australian War Memorial See: Australians at War: Australian Military History Overview: First World War 1914-1918

The Great War Society



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