Anzac Day 2017

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To imagine that I would be waking up for the commemorative Anzac Day dawn service in New Zealand at their National War Memorial was actually never imagined. Yet there I stood, in the dark of the pre-dawn, with thousands of men, women and children all silent and respectful as we remember those who have fought and died, and even continue to fight, for our respective countries.

I have not attended many Dawn services. In almost embarrassed honesty (because of my lo