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13th January 1915 (incl. 14th Jan)

Note: Where it is obvious that one diary entry is written over two or more dates,

we will publish the entire entry as we believe it was meant to be read.

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Soldiers aboard a transport en route to Egypt

watch as a local boy prepares to dive off one of the davits into the harbour.

Three troopships of the second Australian convoy

behind a breakwater in the harbour of the Ceylonese capital.

They were en route to Egypt.

For more information about Australia in World War I

Diary of an ANZAC soldier. A WWI diary found in 2022. One man's story, told 108 years later.

Lest we forget.



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