Every day hundreds of people gather at the Australian War Memorial to hear a personal story of love, loss, service and sacrifice. The Last Post profiles some of the 102,800 soldiers whose names are listed on the Memorial's Roll of Honour; it explores how and why we commemorate, and the role of the Australian War Memorial in national remembrance.
a poignant selection selection from the Australian War Memorial's Last Post Ceremony
richly illustrated with photographs taken at each event, as well as historical photographs
The Australian War Memorial is the most-visited museum in Australia and this book demonstrates its central role in national commemoration.