The battle we forgot
The battle we forgot

On November 11, 1918, at 11am Germany and the Allied forces signed an armistice to end four years of brutal battle, marking…

Editorial: Anzac Day ceremonies need to be pepped up
Editorial: Anzac Day ceremonies need to be pepped up

The Auckland RSA deservedly took a barrage of criticism for its failure to include wheelchair-bound veterans in its dawn…

Apology for vet turned away from parade
Apology for vet turned away from parade

A war veteran who was not allowed to join an Anzac Dawn Parade march has received an apology and been promised a prime position…

Veteran turned away from march
Veteran turned away from march

An elderly returned serviceman was not allowed to join the Anzac Day dawn service march because organisers said wheelchairs…

Anzac Day Memories

John Roughan: One last salute for the Anzacs' centenary year
John Roughan: One last salute for the Anzacs' centenary year

A century on, the retreat from Gallipoli looks far from the miserable failure it felt to evacuated soldiers…

ANZAC: The dawning of a terrible day

An ANZAC Veteran sheds new light with his trench-eye view story in with 'Anzac: A Retrospect'. It now features in a new…

Gallipoli 100: Letter reveals bloodiest fighting

A letter from Lieutenant Charles Hamilton Loughnan describes the “bloodiest bit of fighting in history” at Gallipoli in…

Letter inspires music and reveals surprise

It began with a letter, written by a grieving soldier in Gallipoli to the family of his fallen mate.

My favourite public holiday
My favourite public holiday

I'd have to say, if push came to shove came to world war, that of all the public holidays we get to…

Kiwi jihadist calls for Anzac Day terror

A Kiwi jihadist who claims to be fighting in Syria with the Islamic State has called for terror attacks in New Zealand.

The best TV shows to watch this ANZAC weekend

WWI mini-series gets personal with drama and romance as well as action.

Artist followed in soldier's footsteps

When New Zealand artist Bob Kerr went to Gallipoli five years ago to research a series of paintings he was working on, he…

New Zealand tunnellers on the Western Front

As the nation prepares to mark the centenary of the Anzac landings at Gallipoli, a solemn service last night marked the…

Chilling reminders still evident today
Chilling reminders still evident today

You can learn only so much from books. The multitudinous historical accounts of the ill-fated campaign…

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