Sir John Monash won’t be posthumously promoted, Malcolm Turnbull rules

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian Military leaders lobbied against elevation of first world war general to field marshal • Sign up to receive the top stories every morning Malcolm Turnbull has decided not to posthumously promote Sir John Monash to the highest rank in the Läs mer…

Letters, photos and a diary: a first world war soldier’s suitcase of souvenirs – in pictures

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian After serving on the western front, private Mick Ward from Bairnsdale in Victoria placed the memorabilia of his war into a small brown suitcase. Almost a century later, its contents – photos, letters and other mementos – have gone on Läs mer…