Wally's 78 years of service recognised for Anzac spirit

Every ANZAC Day we hear stories of mateship and sacrifice but one of the most remarkable is about someone who never stepped foot on the battlefield.

Wally Scott-Smith served in a very different way, looking after the Sydney Cenotaph for nearly 8 decades.

“I’m only 96 now, so it is about time for me to retire.” said Wally.

Weekend Sunrise was there as he stood guard for the last time.

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