Legacy Australia
Legacy Australia
04/26/2017 at 06:33. Facebook
Well said...

Lest we forget
Barbara Ayling
Len Symes
George Blundell
Legacy Australia
Legacy Australia
04/25/2017 at 03:34. Facebook
As the Dawn Service at Gallipoli draws to a close, we have been reminded of the enduring words of Atatürk (Mustafa Kemal), who mourns the mothers whose sons will not return to their side. May we remember the families of those who served our country this Anzac Day.

“Those heroes that shed their blood and lost their lives ... You are now lying in the soil of a friendly country. Therefore rest...
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As the Dawn Service at Gallipoli draws to a close we have
Gary McMahon
Marian Giglia
Karen Bailey-Taylor
Legacy Australia
Legacy Australia
04/25/2017 at 02:39. Facebook
Keeping the promise to families of those who served our country. #Anzacday2017

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Keeping the promise to families of those who served our country Anzacday2017

Legacy of kindness lets Georgie fly high like hero father

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Legacy Australia
Legacy Australia
04/24/2017 at 22:32. Facebook
His Excellency General the Honourable Sir Peter Cosgrove AK MC (Retd) Governor-General of Australia and Legacy Australia’s National Patron has participated in a Dawn Service at Bomana Cemetery, Port Moresby PNG. In addition to his official duties, this trip is of personal significance, visiting the grave of his uncle, Flight Sergeant William Cosgrove who served during the Kokoda Campaign....
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His Excellency General the Honourable Sir Peter Cosgrove AK MC Retd GovernorGeneral

Australia remembers: Kokoda campaign

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Debbie Hannay
Elaine Minter
Susan Lee
Legacy Australia
Legacy Australia
04/24/2017 at 06:05. Facebook
“When family members come back from war or families lose a loved one in combat it can be very hard to deal with. I found with my family that using art as a third element helped us deal with it.”

Breeanna Till, wife of the late Sergeant Brett Till

Lest we forget

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When family members come back from war or families lose a loved

War widow uses aid to help others

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Kim Butt
Chris Commerford
Brooke Barclay
Legacy Australia
Legacy Australia
04/22/2017 at 05:56. Facebook
As we approach Anzac Day, Legacy Australia wishes to remember the families of those who served our country. Many lessons to be learned in this article featuring an inspiring duo from Legacy Brisbane

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As we approach Anzac Day Legacy Australia wishes to remember the families

Toughest lesson you can learn

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Tammy Davy
Michael Doyle
Jade Laws
Legacy Australia
Legacy Australia
04/21/2017 at 04:48. Facebook
Lesley Gardiner
Barry Yeoman
Protchard ZouZou Pamela
Great news for Legacy NT to receive this week, whilst hard at work with their Legacy Week activities! The 75th Anniversary of the Bombing of Darwin Commemorative Number Plates initiative has been extended to February 2018, just in time for Anzac Day. More info below...
Great news for Legacy NT to receive this week whilst hard at

Number Plates

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In recent years, Thursday night television brought the incomparable duo of Clarke & Dawe to Australian homes. With the sudden passing of John Clarke, sadly this will be no more. We at Legacy Australia would like offer our condolences to the Clarke family, and especially John’s long time collaborator, Bryan Dawe, a former Legacy kid himself. Bryan, we know you would be hurting right now, rest...
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In recent years Thursday night television brought the incomparable duo of Clarke
Saresa Elizabeth Andrews
Donna Vandewater
Judy McIntosh
Many of us would recognise the enduring words of John McCrae’s poem “In Flanders Fields.” A seemingly mandatory inclusion to all ceremonies of remembrance, and for good reason, as it paints a picture of the experience of those who served and those families who keep their memory.

Earlier today, Junior Legatees Thomas and Katherine Grice from Legacy Canberra joined His Excellency General the...
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Many of us would recognise the enduring words of John McCraes poem
Michael Doyle
Kathryn Wotherspoon
Brenda Mcfeeters
Seeking descendants of Indigenous ‘Diggers’ of the Australian Light Horse

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Media Release

minister.dva.gov.au
Kay Coole
SHARE YOUR LEGACY ‘EDUCATION’ STORY HERE…

Legacy has played a role in hundreds of thousands Australian families in its 94 year history. Supporting the education of dependants of those who died or gave their health in service of our country stands as a proud history for Legacy helping people to realise their potential in spite of their loss.

In recent years, Westpac have assisted Legacy in...
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SHARE YOUR LEGACY ‘EDUCATION’ STORY HERE…
Lavinia Louis
Patricia Cohen Lamey
Mareea Smith
Last chance to win a signed copy of Bravo Zulu!!!
Last chance to win a signed copy of Bravo Zulu
Jason Edward Weeks
LAST DAY FOR OUR BOOK GIVEAWAY!

Today is much easier than our difficult question yesterday!

For your chance to win our last signed copy of Ian Pfennigwerth’s Bravo Zulu: Honours and Awards to Australian Naval People: Volume 1, 1900-1974, we would like you to post stories about family members who have received honours and awards for their service in the Royal Australian Navy

A single winner...
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LAST DAY FOR OUR BOOK GIVEAWAY Today is much easier than our
Legacy Australia
Ian Grimwood
Fiona Coffey
Day TWO of our book giveaway!

For your chance to win one of two remaining signed copies of Ian Pfennigwerth’s Bravo Zulu: Honours and Awards to Australian Naval People: Volume 1, 1900-1974, simply answer the following question…

Identify the name, rank, and circumstances in which a pilot from Hamilton, TAS received an American Silver Star.

A single winner will be chosen at random from those...
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Day TWO of our book giveaway For your chance to win one
Ian Grimwood
Daryl Walton
Andrew O'Shea
Later today there will be another opportunity to be in the running for a copy of Ian's book. Stay tuned.
Later today there will be another opportunity to be in the running
Maggie Stanke
For your chance to win one of three copies of Ian Pfennigwerth’s Bravo Zulu: Honours and Awards to Australian Naval People: Volume 1, 1900-1974, simply answer the following question…

How many Victoria Crosses have been awarded to members of the Royal Australian Navy?

A single winner will be chosen at random from those who answer correctly. There will be another opportunity to win a copy of...
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For your chance to win one of three copies of Ian Pfennigwerths
Ron Evans
Bill Powell
Barrie Thompson
The Vietnamese Government have confirmed that there will be no official Anzac Day commemoration at the Long Tan Cross site this year.

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Decision on Long Tan Cross site commemorations

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Peter Innes
Kathy Behrendt
Lyn Hegarty
On International Women’s Day, we in Legacy pause to show respect to hundreds of thousands of Australian women who, over the past century, have raised children alone or managed the role of wife, mother and breadwinner when their husbands could not adequately provide for their families due to war caused injury or illness. Your sacrifice is great and Legacy is privileged to be able to help you.
On International Womens Day we in Legacy pause to show respect to
Peter Bourke
Saresa Elizabeth Andrews
Gabrielle Teys
$64,450 has been donated to Legacy NT from the sale of the Bombing of Darwin commemorative number plates, thanks to the support of Territorians!

A brilliant effort by Legatee Jack Hamilton and co!

For further information on The Territory Remembers program visit

(LtoR) Alastair Shields, Byron Henderson and Legatee Jack Hamilton
64450 has been donated to Legacy NT from the sale of the
Michael Doyle
Mal Haywood
Married Quarter