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November 10th, 2014
Episode 53 of 461 episodes
What can we learn from the archival collection of the Australian War Memorial? And why is it important to guard the records which the WWI soldiers themselves made? Brendan Nelson explains how these records demonstrate the spirit of the Great War soldiers and how they can help understand a generation that gave a nation its story.