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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 comply 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
26 June

1916 – Australian Private John William Alexander Jackson , 17th Battalion, originally from Gunbar, New South Wales, is awarded a VC, south-east of Bois Grenier, near Armentières, France.

1956 - Men of the 3rd Battalion, Royal Australian Regiment, attacked a Communist camp near Sungei Siput in Perak, Malaya. Three of the Communists were killed in the fight.