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Peacekeeping in Namibia: Justin Brown

Sep 2022|Categories: News|

Justin Brown was just 20 years old when he was deployed to Namibia, Africa. What would follow was a seven month tour in Southern Africa on a life changing peacekeeping mission and a total of three decades with the Australian Defence [...]

Peacekeeping in Rwanda: Mick Burgess

Sep 2022|Categories: News|

Brigadier Mick Burgess was a young Australian Army officer when he was deployed to Rwanda. His experience under the United Nations Observer Mission Uganda-Rwanda (UNOMUR) includes encountering child soldiers and the aftermath of the Rwandan genocide. Mick was interviewed in [...]

Commemorating the service of First Nations veterans

Jul 2022|Categories: News|

The National Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander War Memorial located in Adelaide’s CBD is a poignant tribute to the contribution of First Nations personnel in Australia’s defence force history. Despite being barred from serving in the armed forces during [...]

A message from the Minister for Veterans’ Affairs

Apr 2022|Categories: News|

The Hon. Geoff Brock MP Minister for Veterans' Affairs Communique April 2022 Thailand acknowledgment on the Anzac Centenary Memorial Walk The South Australian Labor Government made an election commitment to install a Thailand paver on the Anzac Centenary Memorial Walk.  [...]

Mentoring Program officially closes with great success

Apr 2022|Categories: News|

The Veterans Mentoring Program has officially concluded with a dynamic final event that highlighted and celebrated the success of the program. The pilot program which launched in July last year, was developed to further enhance the professional capabilities of former [...]

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