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Australian soldiers advance along the coast toward Salamaua.

Australian soldiers advance along the coast toward Salamaua.

Source / June 18, 2014 / 47

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Australians standing on the wings of a wrecked Ju-87 Stuka, 1942

Australians standing on the wings of a wrecked Ju-87 Stuka, 1942

Source / March 24, 2014 / 54

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Women of the Women’s Royal Australian Naval Service (WRANS) at rifle practice, 1940

Women of the Women’s Royal Australian Naval Service (WRANS) at rifle practice, 1940

Source / March 24, 2014 / 239

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Germans surrendering to Aussies at Le Alamein 

Germans surrendering to Aussies at Le Alamein 

Source / March 19, 2014 / 40

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Australian troops advancing on Le Alamein

Australian troops advancing on Le Alamein

Source / March 19, 2014 / 108

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Source / March 19, 2014 / 89

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Volunteers in the Women’s Air Training Corps (WATC) receiving instructions from a RAAF Sergeant Major, c 1940.

Volunteers in the Women’s Air Training Corps (WATC) receiving instructions from a RAAF Sergeant Major, c 1940.

Source / March 19, 2014 / 93

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Private Allan of the 2/14 Australian Infantry Battalion drinking from his helmet from the Yati River, 1942

Private Allan of the 2/14 Australian Infantry Battalion drinking from his helmet from the Yati River, 1942

Source / March 18, 2014 / 375

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