Remembering Previous Military Service on ANZAC Day

On ANZAC Day (25 April) we remember those who have served in the defence forces of Australia and New Zealand. Two Western Australian based Sisters of Saint Joseph, Sisters Julie O’Sullivan and Carla Curran, served in the military prior to making their commitment to religious life. During World War II, Sr Julie served in the […]

ANZAC Day 2021

My great grandfather Duncan was an ANZAC, served as a Sergeant-Major, and survived both World Wars. My aunty Sally fought leukemia and unfortunately did not survive, dying on ANZAC Day in 2002. On ANZAC Day I remember them both. When they went to fight their own wars they were in their twenties – like me.