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Australia Issued Stamp on War Correspondent Charles Bean

Australian journalist Charles Bean, once a junior reporter for the Sydney Morning Herald, landed at Gallipoli on April 25, 1915, just hours after the dawn attack.The then 36-year-old quickly won the affection of the Australian troops and, just two weeks after the landing, was … Continue reading

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Malta :ANZAC Centenary Stamp Issue

Commemorating the ANZAC (Australian and New Zealand Army Corps) Centenary On 25 April 1915, thousands of young men of the Allied Forces stormed the beaches of the Gallipoli peninsula. The battle known as the Gallipoli Campaign was thought to put … Continue reading

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Ireland Issued Stamps to Honour War Heroes of Gallipoli

Two new stamps have been issued by An Post to honour and commemorate the Gallipoli Landings in the First World War. The landings were a disastrous campaign that cost the lives of some 3,000 Irishmen serving in the British Army … Continue reading

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