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Perhaps a religious person would say this was the work of the devil… but these innocent millions should have been protected by their God.

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Poem of the Day

Anzac Day
by Monty Edwards

They fought for freedoms we hold dear

And paid an awful price.

They faced the foe and conquered fear

To make their sacrifice. 99 more words

Poem Of The Day

Day 1

I wasn’t sure which picture to post for today. I had such a nice day for my birthday. It started with the dawn service for ANZAC day, nap, lunch in Megalong Valley at the tea rooms then wine tasting at a cellar door. 199 more words

My 34th Year

ANZAC Day biscuits on ANZAC Day

Today is a special day here.  We commemorate ANZAC Day on 25 April each year with ceremonies, marches, laying of wreaths, special prayers, tributes and most importantly of all, we thank those who have fought to save our country. 368 more words



They stand with medals on their breasts,
Alongside ghosts of those now laid to rest
Once brave and bold and standing strong,
Their battles were fought and victory won, 70 more words


Harry's WWII memoir: Home on the wheels of a red Mercedes Benz

In commemoration of ANZAC Day, I’m posting the sixth and final installment of my grandfather’s World War II memoir. This details the final leg of his escape and flight through Germany with a NZ sergeant called Smithy. 1,286 more words

Harry Gregory