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Western Advocate
Immortalising veterans and memorialsa member of the Colo Vale Community after reading all the individual War Servic
Immortalising veterans and memorials
Western Advocate / Posted 15 hours ago
a member of the Colo Vale Community after reading all the individual War Service records at the National Archives and the Australian War Memorial, and feel very honoured to be a small part of the history behind the area,” he said. “There are many... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Immortalising veterans and memorialsa member of the Colo Vale Community after reading all the individual War Servic
Immortalising veterans and memorials
Daily Liberal / Posted yesterday
a member of the Colo Vale Community after reading all the individual War Service records at the National Archives and the Australian War Memorial, and feel very honoured to be a small part of the history behind the area,” he said. “There are many... Read more
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News.com.au
New drone laws are coming but experts say they won’t stop accidentsincluding a drone that crashed into a car on the Sydney Harbour Bridge last mon
New drone laws are coming but experts say they won’t stop accidents
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
including a drone that crashed into a car on the Sydney Harbour Bridge last month, another that fell from the sky during an Australian War Memorial ceremony in Canberra, and a drone that came within 50m of a rescue helicopter on the Gold... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Immortalising veterans and memorialsa member of the Colo Vale Community after reading all the individual War Servic
Immortalising veterans and memorials
Illawarra Mercury / Posted yesterday
a member of the Colo Vale Community after reading all the individual War Service records at the National Archives and the Australian War Memorial, and feel very honoured to be a small part of the history behind the area,” he said. “There are many... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Immortalising veterans and memorialsa member of the Colo Vale Community after reading all the individual War Servic
Immortalising veterans and memorials
Northern Daily Leader / Posted yesterday
a member of the Colo Vale Community after reading all the individual War Service records at the National Archives and the Australian War Memorial, and feel very honoured to be a small part of the history behind the area,” he said. “There are many... Read more
4 related stories
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The Young Witness
Immortalising veterans and memorialsa member of the Colo Vale Community after reading all the individual War Servic
Immortalising veterans and memorials
The Young Witness / Posted yesterday
a member of the Colo Vale Community after reading all the individual War Service records at the National Archives and the Australian War Memorial, and feel very honoured to be a small part of the history behind the area,” he said. “There are many... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Calls to identify and honour Aboriginal soldiers in Boer Warin South Africa, so they may have been able to pay their way back." But some r
Calls to identify and honour Aboriginal soldiers in Boer War
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
in South Africa, so they may have been able to pay their way back." But some researchers, such as Gary Oakely from the Australian War Memorial, are sceptical. "I don't believe there is any evidence that the trackers were sent over," he... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Australian War Memorial launches exhibition in honour of Indigenous serviceFirst exhibition honouring Indigenous military service launches at Australian W
Australian War Memorial launches exhibition in honour of Indigenous service
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
First exhibition honouring Indigenous military service launches at Australian War Memorial The first exhibition in honour of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples' military service in times of war and peace launched today at the Australian... Read more
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Canberra Times
Indigenous service celebrated in new AWM exhibitionWhile Australian War Memorial curator Amanda Jane Reynolds is passionate about
Indigenous service celebrated in new AWM exhibition
Canberra Times / Posted 3 days ago
While Australian War Memorial curator Amanda Jane Reynolds is passionate about all the exhibits she has drawn together for the first exhibition devoted solely to the military experience of Australia's first peoples, Len Waters' flying helmet speaks... Read more
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Daily Journal
Giving voice to banned bookslibrary. A soldier reads a pocket-sized paperback known as an Armed Services E
Giving voice to banned books
Daily Journal / Posted 3 days ago
library. A soldier reads a pocket-sized paperback known as an Armed Services Edition (ASE) in monsoon conditions. (Photo: Australian War Memorial) In response to the book burnings in Nazi Germany, the ALA and other groups started efforts to... Read more
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Canberra Times
Anzac Park East and West to be soldAnzac Parade, the two buildings are within a stone's throw of Lake Burley Griff
Anzac Park East and West to be sold
Canberra Times / Posted 6 days ago
Anzac Parade, the two buildings are within a stone's throw of Lake Burley Griffin, between Parliament House and the Australian War Memorial. Changes to the National Capital Plan would allow the sites to be rezoned for future use to allow... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Kokoda foundation hopes to keep Australian diggers' stories alive along the tracktrack Photo: The foundation is hoping to honour Stan Bisset (second from left)
Kokoda foundation hopes to keep Australian diggers' stories alive along the track
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 9 days ago
track Photo: The foundation is hoping to honour Stan Bisset (second from left), and his brother Butch Bisset. (Supplied: Australian War Memorial) The Kokoda Track, deep in the jungles of Papua New Guinea, has become a site of sacred pilgrimage... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Corporal Baird was awarded a VC, but his parents say that's not the most important thingBaird and her husband Doug travelled to Canberra from the Gold Coast on Wednesd
Corporal Baird was awarded a VC, but his parents say that's not the most important thing
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 10 days ago
Baird and her husband Doug travelled to Canberra from the Gold Coast on Wednesday for the unveiling of a display at the Australian War Memorial of the items of kit worn and used by Corporal Baird during the action that claimed his life on June... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
National News Headlines | Latest Australian Breaking Newskit Corporal Cameron Baird VC was wearing on the day he was killed during the a
National News Headlines | Latest Australian Breaking News
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 10 days ago
kit Corporal Cameron Baird VC was wearing on the day he was killed during the action that saw him awarded Australia's 100th Victoria Cross is now on display along with his medals at the Australian War Memorial in Can... Read more
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The Age
Corporal Baird was awarded a VC, but his parents say that's not the most important thingBaird and her husband Doug travelled to Canberra from the Gold Coast on Wednesd
Corporal Baird was awarded a VC, but his parents say that's not the most important thing
The Age / Posted 11 days ago
Baird and her husband Doug travelled to Canberra from the Gold Coast on Wednesday for the unveiling of a display at the Australian War Memorial of the items of kit worn and used by Corporal Baird during the action that claimed his life on June... Read more
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The Courier
Corporal Cameron Baird VC remembered at Australian War Memorialduring the action that saw him awarded Australia's 100th Victoria Cross is now
Corporal Cameron Baird VC remembered at Australian War Memorial
The Courier / Posted 11 days ago
during the action that saw him awarded Australia's 100th Victoria Cross is now on display along with his medals at the Australian War Memorial in Canberra. Losing a son never becomes easier but it does become manageable, Kaye Baird, the mother... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Corporal Cameron Baird VC remembered at Australian War Memorialduring the action that saw him awarded Australia's 100th Victoria Cross is now
Corporal Cameron Baird VC remembered at Australian War Memorial
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 11 days ago
during the action that saw him awarded Australia's 100th Victoria Cross is now on display along with his medals at the Australian War Memorial in Canberra. Losing a son never becomes easier but it does become manageable, Kaye Baird, the mother... Read more
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The Young Witness
Corporal Cameron Baird VC remembered at Australian War Memorialduring the action that saw him awarded Australia's 100th Victoria Cross is now
Corporal Cameron Baird VC remembered at Australian War Memorial
The Young Witness / Posted 11 days ago
during the action that saw him awarded Australia's 100th Victoria Cross is now on display along with his medals at the Australian War Memorial in Canberra. Losing a son never becomes easier but it does become manageable, Kaye Baird, the mother... Read more
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Western Advocate
Corporal Cameron Baird VC remembered at Australian War Memorialduring the action that saw him awarded Australia's 100th Victoria Cross is now
Corporal Cameron Baird VC remembered at Australian War Memorial
Western Advocate / Posted 11 days ago
during the action that saw him awarded Australia's 100th Victoria Cross is now on display along with his medals at the Australian War Memorial in Canberra. Losing a son never becomes easier but it does become manageable, Kaye Baird, the mother... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Corporal Cameron Baird VC remembered at Australian War Memorialduring the action that saw him awarded Australia's 100th Victoria Cross is now
Corporal Cameron Baird VC remembered at Australian War Memorial
Kiama Independent / Posted 11 days ago
during the action that saw him awarded Australia's 100th Victoria Cross is now on display along with his medals at the Australian War Memorial in Canberra. Losing a son never becomes easier but it does become manageable, Kaye Baird, the mother... Read more
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Manning River Times
Corporal Cameron Baird VC remembered at Australian War Memorialduring the action that saw him awarded Australia's 100th Victoria Cross is now
Corporal Cameron Baird VC remembered at Australian War Memorial
Manning River Times / Posted 11 days ago
during the action that saw him awarded Australia's 100th Victoria Cross is now on display along with his medals at the Australian War Memorial in Canberra. Losing a son never becomes easier but it does become manageable, Kaye Baird, the mother... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Corporal Cameron Baird VC remembered at Australian War Memorialduring the action that saw him awarded Australia's 100th Victoria Cross is now
Corporal Cameron Baird VC remembered at Australian War Memorial
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 11 days ago
during the action that saw him awarded Australia's 100th Victoria Cross is now on display along with his medals at the Australian War Memorial in Canberra. Losing a son never becomes easier but it does become manageable, Kaye Baird, the mother... Read more
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The North West Star
Corporal Cameron Baird VC remembered at Australian War Memorialduring the action that saw him awarded Australia's 100th Victoria Cross is now
Corporal Cameron Baird VC remembered at Australian War Memorial
The North West Star / Posted 11 days ago
during the action that saw him awarded Australia's 100th Victoria Cross is now on display along with his medals at the Australian War Memorial in Canberra. Losing a son never becomes easier but it does become manageable, Kaye Baird, the mother... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Corporal Cameron Baird VC remembered at Australian War Memorialduring the action that saw him awarded Australia's 100th Victoria Cross is now
Corporal Cameron Baird VC remembered at Australian War Memorial
Daily Liberal / Posted 11 days ago
during the action that saw him awarded Australia's 100th Victoria Cross is now on display along with his medals at the Australian War Memorial in Canberra. Losing a son never becomes easier but it does become manageable, Kaye Baird, the mother... Read more
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The Border Mail
Corporal Cameron Baird VC remembered at Australian War Memorialduring the action that saw him awarded Australia's 100th Victoria Cross is now
Corporal Cameron Baird VC remembered at Australian War Memorial
The Border Mail / Posted 11 days ago
during the action that saw him awarded Australia's 100th Victoria Cross is now on display along with his medals at the Australian War Memorial in Canberra. Losing a son never becomes easier but it does become manageable, Kaye Baird, the mother... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Corporal Cameron Baird VC remembered at Australian War Memorialduring the action that saw him awarded Australia's 100th Victoria Cross is now
Corporal Cameron Baird VC remembered at Australian War Memorial
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 11 days ago
during the action that saw him awarded Australia's 100th Victoria Cross is now on display along with his medals at the Australian War Memorial in Canberra. Losing a son never becomes easier but it does become manageable, Kaye Baird, the mother... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Recognition for their sacrificerecognised yet. "I know from being a soldier during the Vietnam War that my ma
Recognition for their sacrifice
Daily Examiner / Posted 13 days ago
recognised yet. "I know from being a soldier during the Vietnam War that my mates have their names engraved forever at the Australian War Memorial, and I know that as a police officer I can go to Canberra and all the police officer's names are... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Australian War Memorial opens doors to rarely seen itemsAustralian War Memorial opens doors to back catalogue of rarely seen items in C
Australian War Memorial opens doors to rarely seen items
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 14 days ago
Australian War Memorial opens doors to back catalogue of rarely seen items in Canberra Hundreds of speciality military items rarely seen by the public have gone on display at the Australian War Memorial (AWM) in Canberra. The annual Big Things in... Read more
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Canberra Times
20 things to do in Canberra this weekendIt's the first stop on his Australian tour. $23.50. See moshtix.com.auSaturday
20 things to do in Canberra this weekend
Canberra Times / Posted 16 days ago
It's the first stop on his Australian tour. $23.50. See moshtix.com.auSaturday September 10 From 9am BIG THINGS The Australian War Memorial throws open the doors to its storage warehouse just once a year, letting visitors peek at aircraft,... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Smokes billows from MV Neptuna during Darwin air raidwatches smoke billowing from MV Neptuna after she was destroyed during the firs
Smokes billows from MV Neptuna during Darwin air raid
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 17 days ago
watches smoke billowing from MV Neptuna after she was destroyed during the first Japanese air raid on Darwin. Forty-five crew died when bombs exploded in the ship's salon and engine room. Supplied: Australian War Memorial, Collection #P0... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Navy personnel fight fire during Darwin air raidpersonnel fight fire during Darwin air raid Australian troops use an asbestos
Navy personnel fight fire during Darwin air raid
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 17 days ago
personnel fight fire during Darwin air raid Australian troops use an asbestos shield for protection while hosing an oil tank set on fire during a Japanese air raid in Darwin, March 15, 1943. Supplied: Australian War Memorial, Collection... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
School children pay tribute to Australian war deadshield for protection while hosing an oil tank set on fire during a Japanese ai
School children pay tribute to Australian war dead
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 17 days ago
shield for protection while hosing an oil tank set on fire during a Japanese air raid in Darwin, March 15, 1943. (Supplied: Australian War Memorial, Collection #157291) But because the threat was so serious Mr Day said much of the fighting was... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Santa helps Convoy shave for cancer kidswhile visiting the Illawarra. It includes recreated World War I environments a
Santa helps Convoy shave for cancer kids
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 18 days ago
while visiting the Illawarra. It includes recreated World War I environments and artefacts usually only housed at the Australian War Memorial. It also features interactive technology and a narrated audio guide to assist visitors to fully... Read more
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The North West Star
Incredible Anzac experience comes to Townsvillein a compelling and at times scarily realistic way while offering access to mor
Incredible Anzac experience comes to Townsville
The North West Star / Posted 22 days ago
in a compelling and at times scarily realistic way while offering access to more than 200 historical artifacts from the Australian War Memorial, such as the last shell fired by the Anzacs at Gallipoli. Local historical and community groups have... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Illawarra’s wild years, told franklyThe surf boat team in action, on the beach at Vung Tau, South Vietnam, showing
Illawarra’s wild years, told frankly
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 23 days ago
The surf boat team in action, on the beach at Vung Tau, South Vietnam, showing one way the Diggers adapted. Picture: Australian War Memorial The museum is open from 1-4pm on Sunday and other times by appointment. For me the Vietnam war was... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
The South Coast Regional Wrap | Monday, August 29, 2016but that's the journey that will be on Merrin Boyer's mind when she speaks at t
The South Coast Regional Wrap | Monday, August 29, 2016
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 27 days ago
but that's the journey that will be on Merrin Boyer's mind when she speaks at the national launch of Legacy Week at the Australian War Memorial on Monday. The 24-year-old Canberra Institute of Technology student from Coombs lost her father,... Read more
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Kiama Independent
The South Coast Regional Wrap | Monday, August 29, 2016but that's the journey that will be on Merrin Boyer's mind when she speaks at t
The South Coast Regional Wrap | Monday, August 29, 2016
Kiama Independent / Posted 27 days ago
but that's the journey that will be on Merrin Boyer's mind when she speaks at the national launch of Legacy Week at the Australian War Memorial on Monday. The 24-year-old Canberra Institute of Technology student from Coombs lost her father,... Read more
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The Border Mail
Ballarat breakfast report | Monday, August 29, 2016but that's the journey that will be on Merrin Boyer's mind when she speaks at t
Ballarat breakfast report | Monday, August 29, 2016
The Border Mail / Posted 27 days ago
but that's the journey that will be on Merrin Boyer's mind when she speaks at the national launch of Legacy Week at the Australian War Memorial on Monday. The 24-year-old Canberra Institute of Technology student from Coombs lost her father,... Read more
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The Courier
Border breakfast wrap-up | Monday, August 29, 2016but that's the journey that will be on Merrin Boyer's mind when she speaks at t
Border breakfast wrap-up | Monday, August 29, 2016
The Courier / Posted 27 days ago
but that's the journey that will be on Merrin Boyer's mind when she speaks at the national launch of Legacy Week at the Australian War Memorial on Monday. The 24-year-old Canberra Institute of Technology student from Coombs lost her father,... Read more
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Daily Liberal
DAILY BUZZ | Eighty-old asks thief to return walking framebut that's the journey that will be on Merrin Boyer's mind when she speaks at t
DAILY BUZZ | Eighty-old asks thief to return walking frame
Daily Liberal / Posted 27 days ago
but that's the journey that will be on Merrin Boyer's mind when she speaks at the national launch of Legacy Week at the Australian War Memorial on Monday. The 24-year-old Canberra Institute of Technology student from Coombs lost her father,... Read more
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The Border Mail
Monday, August 29, 2016but that's the journey that will be on Merrin Boyer's mind when she speaks at t
Monday, August 29, 2016
The Border Mail / Posted 27 days ago
but that's the journey that will be on Merrin Boyer's mind when she speaks at the national launch of Legacy Week at the Australian War Memorial on Monday. The 24-year-old Canberra Institute of Technology student from Coombs lost her father,... Read more
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The Courier
Monday, August 29, 2016but that's the journey that will be on Merrin Boyer's mind when she speaks at t
Monday, August 29, 2016
The Courier / Posted 27 days ago
but that's the journey that will be on Merrin Boyer's mind when she speaks at the national launch of Legacy Week at the Australian War Memorial on Monday. The 24-year-old Canberra Institute of Technology student from Coombs lost her father,... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Monday, August 29, 2016but that's the journey that will be on Merrin Boyer's mind when she speaks at t
Monday, August 29, 2016
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 27 days ago
but that's the journey that will be on Merrin Boyer's mind when she speaks at the national launch of Legacy Week at the Australian War Memorial on Monday. The 24-year-old Canberra Institute of Technology student from Coombs lost her father,... Read more
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The Young Witness
DAILY BUZZ | Eighty-old asks thief to return walking framebut that's the journey that will be on Merrin Boyer's mind when she speaks at t
DAILY BUZZ | Eighty-old asks thief to return walking frame
The Young Witness / Posted 27 days ago
but that's the journey that will be on Merrin Boyer's mind when she speaks at the national launch of Legacy Week at the Australian War Memorial on Monday. The 24-year-old Canberra Institute of Technology student from Coombs lost her father,... Read more
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Western Advocate
DAILY BUZZ | Eighty-old asks thief to return walking framebut that's the journey that will be on Merrin Boyer's mind when she speaks at t
DAILY BUZZ | Eighty-old asks thief to return walking frame
Western Advocate / Posted 27 days ago
but that's the journey that will be on Merrin Boyer's mind when she speaks at the national launch of Legacy Week at the Australian War Memorial on Monday. The 24-year-old Canberra Institute of Technology student from Coombs lost her father,... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Monday, August 29, 2016but that's the journey that will be on Merrin Boyer's mind when she speaks at t
Monday, August 29, 2016
Kiama Independent / Posted 27 days ago
but that's the journey that will be on Merrin Boyer's mind when she speaks at the national launch of Legacy Week at the Australian War Memorial on Monday. The 24-year-old Canberra Institute of Technology student from Coombs lost her father,... Read more
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Manning River Times
Rise and Shine | Monday, August 29, 2016but that's the journey that will be on Merrin Boyer's mind when she speaks at t
Rise and Shine | Monday, August 29, 2016
Manning River Times / Posted 27 days ago
but that's the journey that will be on Merrin Boyer's mind when she speaks at the national launch of Legacy Week at the Australian War Memorial on Monday. The 24-year-old Canberra Institute of Technology student from Coombs lost her father,... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Monday, August 29, 2016but that's the journey that will be on Merrin Boyer's mind when she speaks at t
Monday, August 29, 2016
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 27 days ago
but that's the journey that will be on Merrin Boyer's mind when she speaks at the national launch of Legacy Week at the Australian War Memorial on Monday. The 24-year-old Canberra Institute of Technology student from Coombs lost her father,... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Monday, August 29, 2016but that's the journey that will be on Merrin Boyer's mind when she speaks at t
Monday, August 29, 2016
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 27 days ago
but that's the journey that will be on Merrin Boyer's mind when she speaks at the national launch of Legacy Week at the Australian War Memorial on Monday. The 24-year-old Canberra Institute of Technology student from Coombs lost her father,... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Merrin's life changing journey from Pozieres to Legacy Week launchbut that's the journey that will be on Merrin Boyer's mind when she speaks at t
Merrin's life changing journey from Pozieres to Legacy Week launch
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 27 days ago
but that's the journey that will be on Merrin Boyer's mind when she speaks at the national launch of Legacy Week at the Australian War Memorial on Monday. The 24-year-old Canberra Institute of Technology student from Coombs lost her father,... Read more
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