Big picture shows Diggers in new light

Their expressions emerge from the photo like never before, showing the mood in the WA-raised 11th Battalion on Egypt's Cheops Pyramid on January 10, 1915.

Gallipoli flag flies back to WA

The flag is showing its age but faded writing in one corner is a crucial clue that it is a rare piece of WA military history.

Digger's sons get pass to walk in his path

Stockman Albert Cornish was an expert horseman, so it seemed only natural that he join the WA-raised 10th Light Horse Regiment when he signed on to fight in World War I.

Age did not deter Subiaco Digger

Subiaco tailor turned local MP Bartholomew Stubbs was a passionate advocate for Australia doing its bit in World War I.

First battle was German heritage

George Hettich should have been at the forefront when applications to join the Diggers fighting in the trenches of World War I were assessed.

Touching tribute to Anzacs

It was a poignant - and very personal - moment away from the hundreds of thousands just down the hill.

Simpson legend annoyed medic

A field medic who served through virtually every major battle on the Western Front in World War I, Alfred George Reynolds deserved to be feted at Anzac Day marches for the rest of his years in...

Forgotten war flag gets colour back

The Anzac landing at Gallipoli had ended in defeat and withdrawal, and it was becoming evident that World War I still had some way to run.

Gassed gunner soldiered on

When World War I gunner Robert Wallace McKie returned to WA after his service things had changed.

Love story amid hurt and sorrow

Robert George Maclean never spoke about his experiences in World War I, but he had plenty of stories to tell.

Famous picture taken after mass

On Sunday, January 10, 1915 Capt. Charles Albert Barnes, of the 11th Battalion, wrote a short note in his diary.

Service brings back memories

When Beth Smith joins several hundred other descendants of the original Anzacs of WA's 11th Battalion next month at a service in Kings Park, one name in particular will be on her mind.