Anzac Day Stories

Honouring the brave men & women who represented their country during war.


Robert William Stynes and Walter Sydney Cooper

Pte. Robert William Stynes, Regimental No. 323, was in the 3rd Australian Pioneer Battalion A.I.F. and was recommended for the Award on 11th April 1918. "Immediately North of Buire, near Albert, at 5.00 p.m. on the 5th April, the Division...

By Laurice Cross
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Leslie William Griffiths

This is my father Leslie William Griffiths who served in the Middle East 1940/1943. He came home ill and then worked at Victoria Barracks until the end of the war. The illness he came home with saw him in and out of hospital...

By Evelyn Jean
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Rats of Tobruk: Leslie Ogden

Photo of my uncle killed at Tobruk...

By John Knott
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No. 258, Private John Morley (William John Howard)

"William John Howard was born in Yambuk, Victoria on December 11th. 1868. He had five older sisters & a younger sister & brother. His mother doted on him & fussed over him greatly. When William was about 4 years old the family moved to Colac, after...

By Anne Betts
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