ANZAC Centenary


November 1, 2014 is  the 100th year anniversary of the  First convoy of soldiers leaving  the shores of Australia of  to join the  first World war .

The first convoy  left on November 1st 1914 , from Albany in Western Australia to Gallipoli in Turkey.

Many soldiers left their families and their beloved country with a hope of bringing peace to the world  but only a few were lucky enough to return to their loved ones.

Below is a photo  from the service at  Albany. Photo credit: The West Australian

“Lest we forget”


Related article:  ANZAC Albany



One thought on “ANZAC Centenary

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s