An unprecedented battle at sea lasting just four days secured a crucial win for Australia against the Japanese – but Sydney...

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12th Aug. 2020 7:08 PM

The brave exploits of the Rats of Tobruk earned Australia early kudos in WWII, but the brutal reality of war was soon...

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11th Aug. 2020 7:08 PM

Australia was in WWII from the beginning and within hours had fired its first shot – albeit at its own ship. Read part...

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11th Aug. 2020 9:08 AM

It was the ultimate showdown between good and evil – a war that had to be fought to the death and won at any cost.

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06th Aug. 2020 7:08 PM

Mackay Museum shares how region’s crowds, musicians celebrated Victory in the Pacific Day in August, 1945

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30th July 2020 5:07 AM

FROM the end of WWI to the start of the Battle of Long Tan, The Daily Examiner has a 161-year continuous history of...

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27th June 2020 12:06 AM

The family of WWII hero Teddy Sheean have promised to fight on after the Federal Government decided to not give him a...

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13th May 2020 6:05 PM

An Aussie town was already at crisis point after its beach was almost entirely washed away. Now what’s left of it has...

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27th Nov. 2019 8:11 AM

Australian National Maritime Museum exhibit on Navy involvement in WWII on display.

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07th Oct. 2019 9:10 AM

WORLD War Two veteran Sandy Cortmann, 97, has parachuted out over the Dutch city of Arnhem, where he was captured 75 years...

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22nd Sept. 2019 11:09 AM