Medal search after mix-up
Medal search after mix-up

As Mackenzie Glover looks forward to wearing her grandfather's medals on Anzac Day, her family is racing to find heirs to…

Anzac services on high alert
Anzac services on high alert

Security will be stepped up at Anzac Day services around Australia on Saturday after security forces foiled an alleged terror…

Anzac Day activites
Anzac Day activites

It's not hard to miss that this year is an important Anzac anniversary: 100 years since our troops landed on that wee peninsula…

Anzac Books Special
Anzac Books Special

Memoirs Of An Anzac by John Charles Barrie (Scribe $40) From the subtitle, "A first-hand account by an AIF officer in…

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Turkey: Where the Johnnies and the Mehmets lie side by side
Turkey: Where the Johnnies and the Mehmets lie side by side

On a sombre drive in Turkey, Wynne Gray shakes his head at the futility of the deaths of so, so many…

video Gallipoli 100: Tony Robinson uncovers kiwi ANZAC history

Sir Tony Robinson uncovers New Zealand ANZAC history while filming his television series retelling kiwi war stories to commemorate…

Neil Finn revives Anzac anthem

Neil Finn has re-recorded the 1940s Kiwi classic Blue Smoke — a song written and first played on a WWII troopship with lyrics…

Memories of a teenage coastwatcher

In 1942, when young radio operator Johnny Jones was sent to Auckland Islands as a radio operator, he recalls a country on…

Coastwatcher's son steps in to restore Ranui base
Coastwatcher's son steps in to restore Ranui base

On March 26, the last of the southern coastwatchers, John Stuart Jones, was to have voyaged to the Auckland…

Peter Bromhead: Dambuster's medals could inspire our young Kiwis

Les Munro's World War II medals could prove a visual inspiration and reminder to all young New Zealanders of the stuff that…

Services to mark end of slaughter

Armistice Day commemorations of the end of hostilities on the Western Front in World War I will involve services around…

Fight for justice finally at an end

Survivor of the Anzac Day helicopter crash Sergeant Stevin Creeggan has endured years of pain and humiliating treatment…

Best WWI songs by Metallica, Radiohead, PJ Harvey and more

Soldiers , the new song by Christchurch singer-songwriter Julia Turner certainly isn't the first musical lament for those…

Young urged to visit battlefields
Young urged to visit battlefields

Young New Zealanders have been urged by Governor-General Sir Jerry Mateparae to visit the battlefields…

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