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Author Siers, Robyn, author

Title Ancestry : stories of multicultural ANZACS / written by Robyn Siers and Carlie Walker
Published Canberra, AC :T : Department of Veterans' Affairs in association with the Australian War Memorial, 2015
Canberra, A.C.T. : Department of Veterans' Affairs in association with the Australian War Memorial, 2015

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2 copies ordered for W'BOOL CRC on 02-08-2016.
Description 56 pages : illustrations (some colour), portraits ; 30 cm
Series Century of service
Contents Introduction -- Maker of the records: Honorary Captain Charles Bean -- Committed to service: the Coriglianos -- A Maori ANZAC: Private Karanema Pohatu -- A family legacy: the Righettis -- "Conspicuous bravery": Lieutenant Leonard Kayzor -- A service family: the Christensens -- "Gallantry in action": Captain Marcel Aurousseau -- "The gentleman in gloves": Major William Oldfield -- "Band of brothers": the Langtips -- "Great bravery and dash": Sergeant Nicholas Rodakis -- From shopkeeper to soldier: Private Vincent Mahboud -- Equal in service: Trooper Frank Fisher -- The war in colour: Honorary Lieutenant Harold Septimus Power -- What is their ancestry?
Summary This commemorative publication is the third book in the Century of Service series and is aimed at upper primary and lower secondary school students. It explores stories of individuals and families from different cultural backgrounds who served in Australian units during the First World War. The stories contain educational questions, historical facts, did you know questions and a glossary of terms used in the text
Analysis Australian
Notes "Century of service"
"Publication no. P02844"
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 54-55) and index
Audience For Children
Notes System requirements: access to the World Wide Web and system to ope PDF document
Donated by Tom Stehlik, School of Education
Do Not Withdraw
The Children's Book Council of Australia - Short-listed Book, 2016
Subject Fisher, Frank, Snr, 1880-
Fisher, Frank, Snr, born 1880
Australia. Australian Army. Australian and New Zealand Army Corps. -- Juvenile literature
Australia. Australian Army. Australian and New Zealand Army Corps
Australia. Australian Army. Australian Imperial Force (1940-1947) -- Military life -- Juvenile literature.
Australia. Australian Army. Australian Imperial Force (1940-1947) -- Minorities -- Juvenile literature.
Great Britain. Army. Australian and New Zealand Army Corps -- Juvenile literature.
Great Britain. Army. Australian and New Zealand Army Corps.
Aboriginal Australian soldiers -- Juvenile literature
Aboriginal Australian soldiers
Soldiers -- Australia -- Juvenile literature.
Soldiers -- Australia -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Soldiers -- Australia -- History.
Soldiers -- Australia.
War and education -- Australia -- History -- Juvenile literature.
War and education -- Australia -- History.
World War, 1914-1918 -- Campaigns -- Turkey -- Gallipoli Peninsula -- Juvenile literature.
World War, 1914-1918 -- Campaigns -- Turkey -- Gallipoli Peninsula.
World War, 1914-1918 -- Education and the war -- Juvenile literature.
World War, 1914-1918 -- Education and the war.
World War, 1914-1918 -- Social aspects -- Australia -- Juvenile literature.
World War, 1914-1918 -- Social aspects -- Australia.
World War, 1914-1918 -- Study and teaching (Primary) -- Australia -- Juvenile literature.
World War, 1914-1918 -- Study and teaching (Primary) -- Australia.
Australia -- Armed Forces -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Australia -- Armed Forces -- Minorities -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Australia -- Armed Forces -- Minorities -- History.
Australia -- History, Military -- Study and teaching (Primary)
Author Walker, Carlie, author
Australia. Department of Veterans' Affairs.
Australian War Memorial.
LC no. 2016435537
ISBN 9780992583927
Other Titles Stories of multicultural Anzacs