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26 May 1918: 3257 Pte William James Archbold, 41st Bn Australian Imperial Force.


A farmer from Mackay, Queensland, William was born in January 1898. He enlisted into the AIF on 21 February 1916 and embarked from Sydney (for the UK) on 22 December the same year. Training in the UK at Codford and Bulford, he spent a month in hospital and also underwent Field Punishment No 2 for a misdemeanour in March 1917. William set sail for F…

Remembrance November 2019 : Sydney Australia


Report from Debbie Coupland in Australia.

There are two Remembrance spaces in the city: the Cenotaph in Martin Place and the Anzac Memorial in Hyde Park, as well as the Anzac Bridge which is much overlooked by its more famous neighbour Sydney Harbour Bridge.

 Anzac Memorial with Pool of Reflection.

The Cenotaph, Martin Place, Sydney

The w…