Remembrance Day [11 November 1946]

[Editor: An article published in The Sydney Morning Herald, 11 November 1946.] Remembrance Day For 27 years November 11 has been observed as “Armistice Day” in commemoration of the ending of the First World War, but this year, in accordance with arrangements for future observance approved by the King, British countries have substituted the Sunday […]

Poppy Day in Brisbane [10 October 1921]

[Editor: An article about the selling of poppies for Remembrance Day. Published in The Telegraph (Brisbane), 10 October 1921.] Poppy Day in Brisbane. November 4. On 11th November, uniting in a spirit of brotherhood, the Allied nations will pay reverence to the heroes of the great world war. In common with the returned soldiers’ associations […]