The forgotten ANZAC horses. Millions were used during World War 1 as Cavalry horses on the Front Line for transportation, pulling heavy wagons of food ammunition for hour after hour.

The forgotten ANZAC horses. Millions were used during World War 1 as Cavalry horses on the Front Line for transportation, pulling heavy wagons of food ammunition for hour after hour.

The Other Anzacs: The Extraordinary Story Of Our World War I Nurses

The Other Anzacs: The Extraordinary Story Of Our World War I Nurses

John "Jack" Simpson Kirkpatrick (centre of picture) who served under the name John Simpson, was a stretcher bearer with the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps (ANZAC) during the Gallipoli Campaign. After landing at Anzac Cove on 25 April 1915, he obtained a donkey and began carrying wounded  soldiers from the frontline to the beach, for evacuation. He did this for three and a half weeks, often under fire, until he was killed. Simpson and his Donkey are a key part of the "Anzac legend".

John "Jack" Simpson Kirkpatrick (centre of picture) who served under the name John Simpson, was a stretcher bearer with the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps (ANZAC) during the Gallipoli Campaign. After landing at Anzac Cove on 25 April 1915, he obtained a donkey and began carrying wounded soldiers from the frontline to the beach, for evacuation. He did this for three and a half weeks, often under fire, until he was killed. Simpson and his Donkey are a key part of the "Anzac legend".

The Most Powerful Images Of World War I

The Most Powerful Images Of World War I

Every Bed of Roses: ANZAC Day - an Ode to the Fallen and a list of ANZAC resources for you

Every Bed of Roses: ANZAC Day - an Ode to the Fallen and a list of ANZAC resources for you

FILE - In this Friday, April 25, 2008, file photo, a New Zealander visitor waves a New Zealand silver fern flag at the Conk Bayiri New Zealander Monument during a ceremony to mark Anzac Day in Gallipoli, northwestern Turkey. (AP Photo/Ibrahim Usta, File) ▼10Mar2014Reuters|New Zealanders to vote on changing national flag http://bigstory.ap.org/article/new-zealand-plans-vote-changing-national-flag  #NewZealand

FILE - In this Friday, April 25, 2008, file photo, a New Zealander visitor waves a New Zealand silver fern flag at the Conk Bayiri New Zealander Monument during a ceremony to mark Anzac Day in Gallipoli, northwestern Turkey. (AP Photo/Ibrahim Usta, File) ▼10Mar2014Reuters|New Zealanders to vote on changing national flag http://bigstory.ap.org/article/new-zealand-plans-vote-changing-national-flag #NewZealand

2014 Non-fiction finalist: Useful for the whole family, this fascinating new book exposes the rich history behind Anzac Day in an engaging and informative style, seeking to answer the many questions children often ask their parents and teachers around the 25th of April every year. It covers all aspects of Anzac Day, from the Gallipoli Campaign and the Great War, right through to the format of the commemorative services held annually throughout the country

2014 Non-fiction finalist: Useful for the whole family, this fascinating new book exposes the rich history behind Anzac Day in an engaging and informative style, seeking to answer the many questions children often ask their parents and teachers around the 25th of April every year. It covers all aspects of Anzac Day, from the Gallipoli Campaign and the Great War, right through to the format of the commemorative services held annually throughout the country

ANZAC Day -    April 25 2014  ANZAC Day is the solemn day of remembrance of those Australian and New Zealand Army Corps soldiers who fought and died at Gallipoli in 1915. It is also a day of remembrance for all soldiers who died while fighting for their country. It is celebrated on 25 April each year, regardless of on which day it falls.

ANZAC Day - April 25 2014 ANZAC Day is the solemn day of remembrance of those Australian and New Zealand Army Corps soldiers who fought and died at Gallipoli in 1915. It is also a day of remembrance for all soldiers who died while fighting for their country. It is celebrated on 25 April each year, regardless of on which day it falls.

2014 Anzac Day Dawn Service & Ceremonies TURKEY

2014 Anzac Day Dawn Service & Ceremonies TURKEY

ANZAC Day dawn service (2013) at Warrnambool, Victoria. This wonderful photo is by Aaron Toulmin

ANZAC Day dawn service (2013) at Warrnambool, Victoria. This wonderful photo is by Aaron Toulmin

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