Topic: Remembrance Day

HMAS Choules remembers the fallen

This article has photo gallery Published on by LEUT Lana Emery (author), CPOCIS Simon Bagnall (photographer), ABIS Tom Gibson (photographer)

Members of HMAS Choules ship's company during the Remembrance Day ceremony held onboard while at sea. (photo: CPOCIS Simon Bagnall)

Members of HMAS Choules ship's company during the Remembrance Day ceremony held onboard while at sea.

HMAS Choules, at sea, conducted a clear lower deck on her flight deck, to commemorate Remembrance Day yesterday.

Personal remembrance for Canberra school

This article has photo gallery Published on by CMDR Chloe Wootten (author), POIS Phil Cullinan (photographer), St. John Paul II College (photographer)

Sue Cougar and Helena Rathouski with daughter Nikolina make a donation to Lucy Cambridge and Paris Morris from St. John Paul College II, Nicholls, as they sell poppies and badges for Remebrance Day in the Gungahlin Market Place. (photo: POIS Phil Cullinan)

Sue Cougar and Helena Rathouski with daughter Nikolina make a donation to Lucy Cambridge and Paris Morris from St. John Paul College II, Nicholls, as they sell poppies and badges for Remebrance Day in the Gungahlin Market Place.

Each Remembrance Day, the nation pauses to mark the anniversary of the guns of the Western Front falling silent after more than four years continuous warfare on 11 November 1918. The red poppies of the Western Front have become synonymous with remembrance and a symbol to remember all those who have died or suffered wars and armed conflicts.

5000 Poppies - a tribute of respect and remembrance

Published on by LEUT Kirsti Burtenshaw (author), LAC Michael Green (photographer)

The creator of the poppy display, Mrs Lorraine Castley, with Commodore Liz Rushbrook, CSC, RAN. (photo: LAC Michael Green)

The creator of the poppy display, Mrs Lorraine Castley, with Commodore Liz Rushbrook, CSC, RAN.

A community project to ‘plant’ a massive field of 5000 handmade red poppies in Federation Square, Melbourne for Anzac Day 2015 is attracting interest from around Australia.

Gascoyne remembers

Published on by SBLT Clodagh O'Neill (author)

Commanding Officer HMAS Gascoyne, Lieutenant Commander Aaron Cox, addresses HMAS Gascoyne's ship's company during the Remembrance Day service. (photo: Unknown)

Commanding Officer HMAS Gascoyne, Lieutenant Commander Aaron Cox, addresses HMAS Gascoyne's ship's company during the Remembrance Day service.

‘’HMAS Gascoyne’s ship’s company paused during passage of the Whitsunday Islands to commemorate Remembrance Day 2013.

Birdies dodge the rain to remember diggers

Published on by Ms Dallas McMaugh (author), LSIS Yuri Ramsey (photographer)

The Last Post is played during the Remembrance Day service at the Fleet Air Arm Museum, Nowra. (photo: LSIS Yuri Ramsey)

The Last Post is played during the Remembrance Day service at the Fleet Air Arm Museum, Nowra.

Wet weather meant the HMAS Albatross Remembrance Day ceremony was relocated to the Fleet Air Arm Museum’s World War One exhibition area where the guests were seated alongside a replica of the Sopwith Pup biplane flown by WWI flying ace Captain Robert Alexander Little.

Darwin community donates to Legacy

This article has photo gallery Published on by SBLT Bianca Wise (author), LSIS Jo Dilorenzo (photographer)

Lieutenant Patrick Scott from Darwin Based Patrol Boats shows his support for Legacy's 2013 Remembrance Day Campaign by selling poppy merchandise, at Smith Street Mall, Darwin. (photo: LSIS Jo Dilorenzo)

Lieutenant Patrick Scott from Darwin Based Patrol Boats shows his support for Legacy's 2013 Remembrance Day Campaign by selling poppy merchandise, at Smith Street Mall, Darwin.

In recognition of the 95th anniversary of the armistice ending World War I, all Headquarters Northern Command personnel gathered silently to pay their respects for one minute at 11am.

The minute that stops the nation

Published on by Ms Eliza Bavin (author), LSIS Lee-Anne Mack (photographer)

File image: ABMT Candice O'Keefe, ABMT Cody Linsley, ABET Pia Bartl and POET Mike Von Tucker sell poppies in Sydney City for Remembrance Day 2011. (photo: ABIS Lee-Anne Mack)

File image: ABMT Candice O'Keefe, ABMT Cody Linsley, ABET Pia Bartl and POET Mike Von Tucker sell poppies in Sydney City for Remembrance Day 2011.

On the 11th of November Navy personnel will be volunteering their time to assist with Remembrance Day events.