Stories of Service series

This series of short films; highlights the experiences of war through the service of individuals. These short videos use a combination of archival material, illustrations and live presentation to support the learning of Australian wartime history. Aligned with the Australian Curriculum for Humanities and Social Sciences (HASS), these videos can be used by many year levels. Use them in the classroom as a learning resource or to support your own commemorative activities.

Classroom, learning outcomes include:

  • note-taking and summarising
  • improving and extending vocabulary
  • comprehension tasks
  • encouraging empathy
  • supporting commemorative activities
  • learning about military medals
  • learning about a variety of historical sources

New videos coming soon.

Last updated: 26 March 2021

Cite this page

DVA (Department of Veterans' Affairs) (2021), Stories of Service series, DVA Anzac Portal, accessed 2 August 2021,
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