Honest History website

HONEST HISTORY’s website carries resources on all strands of Australian history, analysing the Anzac legend, monitoring the centenary and engaging in debate.

Image above: 'Australian poet at war: Egypt', Captain Andrew Barton ‘Banjo’ Paterson (right) of 2nd Remounts, Australian Imperial Force, inspects a sulking horse. Courtesy Australian War Memorial P00269.001

World War I | Learning | Research | ANZAC | Legend

The Kings Penny

The King’s Penny: medallion presented by the King to the families of World War I dead (private collection)

Joyce Elizabeth Rochester

Portrait of Joyce Elizabeth Rochester in her Ballets Russes fancy dress costume, Cessnock, NSW, ca. 1932 (source: Flickr Commons/National Library of Australia nla.pic-vn4734442; donor Maxine Rochester, 2009)

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