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DocArchive: Anzac

December 8th, 2012

Episode 319 of 1431 episodes

For 95 years, the âAnzac Legendâ has been at the heart of Australiaâs national identity. Through a government-sponsored programme of commemoration and education, Australians are taught that part of their identity was forged on the battlefields of Europe, the Gallipoli peninsula and in South-East Asia throughout the twentieth century. Sharon Mascal asks what Anzac means today.

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