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Anzac

Overview page. Subjects: History — Literature.

A member of the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps; the acronym is recorded from 1915, in accounts of Gallipoli. Anzac Day, 25 April, commemorates the landings of the corps in the...

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ANZAC

Valda Rigg.

in Oxford Encyclopedia of the Modern World

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Contemporary History (Post 1945). 926 words.

ANZAC is an acronym for Australian and New Zealand Army Corps, which orginated in 1915 during World War I to

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Anzac

Jeffrey Grey.

in The Oxford Companion to Military History

January 2001; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History. 306 words.

(see also Australian Imperial Force). Anzac is by turn an acronym, a place, a day of commemoration, and

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Anzac

Overview page. Subjects: History — Literature.

A member of the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps; the acronym is recorded from 1915, in accounts of Gallipoli. Anzac Day, 25 April, commemorates the landings of the corps in the...

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ANZAC

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ANZAC is an acronym for Australian and New Zealand Army Corps, which orginated in 1915 during World War I to signify the joint Australian and New Zealand divisions for the ...

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Anzac Legend

Peter Dennis, Jeffrey Grey, Ewan Morris, Robin Prior and Jean Bou.

in The Oxford Companion to Australian Military History

January 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History. 5622 words.

The terms Anzac legend, Anzac myth and Anzac tradition are widely used, not only in academic writing but also in

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Anzac Legend

Overview page. Subjects: Military History.

The terms Anzac legend, Anzac myth and Anzac tradition are widely used, not only in academic writing but also in journalistic and popular accounts of Australian history. Yet, as with ...

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Anzac Day

in Dictionary Plus Society and Culture

P ublished online April 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Society and Culture. 200 words.

This is named after the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps (ANZAC). It is observed on 25 April each year,

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Anzac Day

Tony Deverson.

in The Oxford Dictionary of New Zealandisms

January 2010; p ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 76 words.

noun (also Australian) 25 April, the anniversary of the Anzac landing at Gallipoli in 1915, and a public holiday

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Anzac area

Overview page. Subjects: Second World War.

Pacific command formed in January 1942. It was a sea command only and came under a US naval officer, Vice-Admiral H. F. Leary. Its naval squadron, Anzac force, comprised a ...

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<i>Anzac</i> Class Frigates

Peter Dennis, Jeffrey Grey, Ewan Morris, Robin Prior and Jean Bou.

in The Oxford Companion to Australian Military History

January 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History. 255 words.

(Anzac, Arunta, Warrumunga, Stuart, Parramatta, Ballarat, Toowoomba, Perth) Laid down 1993–2003

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Anzac Class Frigates

Overview page. Subjects: Military History.

(Anzac, Arunta, Warrumunga, Stuart, Parramatta, Ballarat, Toowoomba, Perth) Laid down 1993–2003, launched 1994–2004; displacement 3600 tonnes (full load); length 118 metres; beam 14.8...

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A deathless story: the ANZAC Memorial, memory and international law

Charlotte Peevers.

in London Review of International Law

March 2017; p ublished online July 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 12388 words.

Abstract

In this contribution, I stage the birth, death and resurrection of the ANZAC Memorial dedicated to fallen Australian and New Zealand mounted men in...

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ANZAC

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(acronym for Australian and New Zealand Army Corps)

Volunteer force of 30,000 men which spearheaded the disastrous Gallipoli Campaign in World War 1. Troops landed at Gallipoli on...

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ANZAC

Burt Vance.

in A Dictionary of Abbreviations

P ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. 7 words.

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Anzacs

John Cannon.

in A Dictionary of British History

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: British History. 72 words.

The Australian and New Zealand Army Corps was raised at the beginning of the First World War. Australia, with a

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Anzacs

John Cannon and Robert Crowcroft.

in A Dictionary of British History

P ublished online July 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: British History. 72 words.

The Australian and New Zealand Army Corps was raised at the beginning of the First World War. Australia, with a population of 5 million, raised 322,000 volunteers, of whom 60,000 lost their...

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ANZAC

Jan Palmowski.

in A Dictionary of Contemporary World History

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Contemporary History (Post 1945). 101 words.

Formed in World War I, it was associated primarily with its landing at Gallipoli on 25 April 1915 and the

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ANZAC

Christopher Riches and Jan Palmowski.

in A Dictionary of Contemporary World History

P ublished online September 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Contemporary History (Post 1945). 104 words.

Formed in World War I, it was associated primarily with its landing at *Gallipoli on 25 April 1915 and the following unsuccessful battle of attrition, in which it lost more than 10,000...

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ANZAC

Edited by Edmund Wright.

in A Dictionary of World History

January 2006; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: World History. 70 words.

An acronym derived from the initials of the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps, which fought during World War I.

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ANZAC

Edited by Anne Kerr and Edmund Wright.

in A Dictionary of World History

January 2015; p ublished online July 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: World History. 71 words.

An acronym derived from the initials of the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps, which fought during World War I. Originally it was applied to those members of the Corps who took part in...

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