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Tag: WWI

On this day May 29, 1453: The Fall of Constantinople

The Fall of Constantinople occurred on May 29, 1453, after a siege which began on April 6. The battle was part of the Byzantine-Ottoman Wars (1265-1453) and is referred to as one…

ANZAC Day, Lest We Forget (PHOTOS)

For more than a century, Anzac Day has been an important commemoration for Australia, a day to honour the courage and self-sacrifice of those who served in all wars, conflicts and peacekeeping…