Reflections on peacekeeping in Rwanda

In 1994 and 1995, Australia deployed defence personnel to support the UN assistance mission in Rwanda. A challenging peacekeeping mission. We commemorate the contribution of Australian military, police and civilian peacekeepers in the service of peace.

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Veterans' stories: their words

We gather stories of ordinary Australians who've had extraordinary experiences serving in wars, conflicts and peace operations all over the world

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Fall of Singapore

Watch stories from Australian veterans who served in Malaya and Singapore during WW2. Some were taken prisoner and others served aboard naval ships.

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