Australian Reserve Forces Day is to raise the profile of the Navy, Army and Air Force Reserve, to recognise former and serving Reservists (including those who served in the Citizen Military Forces (CMF), and Citizen Air Force (CAF)) and to thank partners and employers for their support.
C Company, 8th Battalion AIF, at foot of pyramid Cheops Egypt in 1914
'Group portrait of the Australian Imperial Force C Company, 8th Battalion AIF, posing on the Great Pyramid of Giza 1914, prior to the landing at Gallipoli.'
[Picture: Courtesy of State Library of New South Wales, flickr - No known copyright restrictions.]
Original Picture, has been croped, re-sized and colours enhanced and revived by Graeme Watson, 2016
Picture: Header, The first patrol entering Cambrai. The Great War (First World War) World War I hand-coloured photograph
from an exhibition of war photograph's in natural colour produced by Colart's Studios, Melbourne, in the 1920s.
[Picture: Courtesy of State Library of New South Wales, flickr - No known copyright restrictions.] (Edited: Artistic Blur by Graeme Watson, 2016)