Website accessibility

Website accessibility statement

This website has been developed to make content available to the widest possible audience, including readers using assistive technology or accessibility features. By adhering to guidelines for accessible web design, we acknowledge the diversity of communication methods, available technologies and abilities of web-users in the community.

The Anzac Memorial and the Office for Veterans Affairs strive to colmply with W3C's Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG).

 

Converting PDF files

At times, we publish documents on the website in a Portable Document Format (PDF) file format to present the work, including text formatting and images in a manner independent of this website's style. The Adobe website provides a service to convert PDF files to HTML for users of assistive technology.


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On this day

On this day
19 December

1941 — HMS NEPTUNE sank after hitting a mine off TRIPOLI. There was only one survivor from a crew of 717. Among the dead were 2 Royal Australian Navy sailors

1944 — Battle of ADELE RIVER, a series of patrolling actions in southern Bougainville, carried out by troops of the 15th Infantry Battalion

1951 — HMAS SYDNEY completed a tour of operations off the west coast of KOREA. Aircraft from SYDNEY left no operable railway lines in its area of operations, significantly disrupting enemy supply lines