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on-line News article Canberra Times: AWM still stalling on who fits the honour roll
( www.canberratimes.com.au )
26 December 2012

Defence: Christmas on operations with our Aussie troops
25 December 2012

Defence: Tribunal report advises against changes to medals for Gulf War medics
20 December 2012

on-line News article Australian troops in E. Timor return home for Christmas
( news.malaysia.msn.com/regional )
18 December 2012

on-line News article DVA e-News Issue - 6 - 2012
( www.dva.gov.au )
13 December 2012

Supporting a lasting tribute to our Peacekeepers
11 December 2012

ADSO Update 26 pdf document 358 KB
6 December 2012

DVA arrangements for the Christmas and New Year period
3 December 2012

on-line News article Canberra Times: Senate joins push on peacekeepers
( www.canberratimes.com.au )
30 November 2012

Support for deployed ADF members for Christmas 2012
( www.defence.gov.au )
29 November 2012

on-line News article Senator Wright motion to recognise Peacekeepers on Roll of Honour
28 November 2012

on-line News article The Interpreter: Peacekeeping - Lessons from Cambodia
by Geraldine Doogue

( www.lowyinterpreter.org )
28 November 2012

on-line News article ABC News Audio:
Some Soldiers going back on tour covering up effects of blast injuries
Duration: 3min 4sec

( www.abc.net.au )

28 November 2012

on-line News article The Interpreter: Peacekeeping - The fight for recognition
by Geraldine Doogue

( www.lowyinterpreter.org )
27 November 2012

Statement from General David Hurley, Chief of the Defence Force
( www.defence.gov.au )
26 November 2012

Shared history helps forge stronger ties with Belgium
23 November 2012

Cambodia 1993 - a 20 year later gathering
20 November 2012

COMMUNIQUÈ Ministerial Forum on Veterans' Affairs
20 November 2012

Bringing awareness to invisible wounds
20 November 2012

on-line News article Canberra Times: Peacekeepers also serve the country
( www.canberratimes.com.au )
15 November 2012

on-line News article The Courier: Plaque honours peacekeeping force
( www.thecourier.com.au )

15 November 2012

on-line News article ABC News: The Newcastle father of a soldier who died while on peacekeeping duties in East Timor urges honour roll change
( www.abc.net.au )

9 November 2013

Letter to the Editor: Honouring our Servicemen and women this Remembrance Day
9 November 2012

on-line News article DVA e-News Issue - 5 - 2012
( www.dva.gov.au )
8 November 2012

ADSO Update 25 pdf document 949 KB
8 November 2012

on-line News article ABC News: Petition calls for greater recognition of peacekeepers
( www.abc.net.au )

8 November 2012

Cessation of the Timor-Leste Solidarity Medal pdf document
5 November 2012

on-line News article SMH: Defence families recognised with pin
( www.smh.com.au )

3 November 2012

on-line News article Brisbane Times: The case for the defence
( www.brisbanetimes.com.au )

1 November 2012

Australian soldier honoured with Victoria Cross
( www.defence.gov.au )
1 November 2012

on-line News article New SoPs determined by the Repatriation Medical Authority
( www.rma.gov.au )

31 October 2012

To All Flag Marshals: Remembrance Day
29 October 2012

on-line News article Bill brings veterans a step closer to fairer pensions
( www.bobkatter.com.au )

29 October 2012

Robert Oakeshott (MP): Veterans on the path to fairer indexation pdf document
26 October 2012

Long-term exposure to diesel exhaust emissions Fact Sheet pdf document
23 October 2012

Details of fallen soldier
23 October 2012

on-line News article ABC News: Australian soldier killed on Afghan mission
( www.abc.net.au )

22 October 2012

Veterans’ Health Week, 22 to 28 October
19 October 2012

To All Flag Marshals: United Nations Day - 24 October 2012
17 October 2012

Tasmania Branch: Veterans Health Week Activity Flyers pdf document 376 KB
16 October 2012

Service of Overseas Peacekeepers
11 October 2012

on-line News article Let us honour peacekeepers
by Geraldine Doogue from The Australian

2 October 2012

Donation page for SPR Curt McGrath Wounded Sapper
29 September 2012

ADSO - MSBS Promo Flyer pdf document 243 KB
28 September 2012

Benefits of Health Innovation for Veterans across the country
27 September 2012

on-line News article DVA e-News Issue - 4 - 2012
( www.dva.gov.au )
27 September 2012

on-line News article Australia Network News video: Former Australian general
fears return of lawlessness in Afghanistan

( www.abc.net.au )
25 September 2012

Beaudesert Commemorative Service Flyer - 65 years of Peacekeeping pdf document 278 KB
22 September 2012

Honour Distinction awarded to 17 Const Sqn for service in Namibia, 1989-1990 pdf document 131 KB
20 September 2012

Social support critical for families of deployed Troops
20 September 2012

Message from mother of PTE Jamie Clark
19 September 2012

Border Mail Article - Wodonga Peacekeepers Day Service pdf document 201 KB
15 September 2012

on-line News article ABC News Audio: Calls for greater peacekeeper recognition
Duration: 4min 3sec

( www.abc.net.au )

14 September 2012

Reflecting on 65 years of Australian Peacekeeping
14 September 2012

on-line News article ABC News: Call for recognition for fallen Australian peacekeepers
( www.abc.net.au )

14 September 2012

APPVA Media Release: Wodonga Peacekeepers Day 2012 pdf document
10 September 2012

Looking out for your mates can save a life
10 September 2012

Patonga Fishing Family Day Flyer pdf document 202 KB
9 September 2012

ADSO Update 24 pdf document 253 KB
8 September 2012

on-line News article New SoPs determined by the Repatriation Medical Authority
( www.rma.gov.au )

5 September 2012

on-line News article ABC News: A world first study of NATO soldiers returning from
Afghanistan has found cognitive impairment.

( www.abc.net.au )

4 September 2012

APPVA Tasmania Branch Peacemakers/Peacekeepers Dinner Flyer pdf document 206 KB
3 September 2012

on-line News article ABC News: Defence names diggers killed by rogue Afghan soldier
( www.abc.net.au )

2 September 2012

Personal details of soldiers killed in Afghanistan in Helmand helicopter crash
31 August 2012

on-line News article ABC News: Defence has confirmed that five Australian soldiers have
been killed in two separate incidents in Afghanistan

( www.abc.net.au )

30 August 2012

Canberra Times: Rugby league shows its support for peacekeepers memorial pdf document
25 August 2012

Message from Prime Minister Julia Gillard:
The Australian Peacekeeping Dinner - 24 Aug 2012
pdf document
24 August 2012

on-line News article Australia Network News: Woman among three New Zealand soldiers killed in Afghan blast
( www.abc.net.au )

20 August 2012

South Sydney Rabbitohs and ANZ Stadium to pay tribute to Australian Defence Force
and Peacekeeping personnel at round 25 vs Parramatta Eels
pdf document
17 August 2012

South Sydney V Parramatta, Sunday, 26 August
— Ticket offer for ADF members
pdf document
16 August 2012

Op Aware 2 Rallies
15 August 2012

ADSO Media Release: Parliament Has Unfinished Business pdf document 473 KB
13 August 2012

ADSO Media Release: Launch of Operation AWARE 2 pdf document 607 KB
8 August 2012

on-line News article Alliance of Defence Service Organisations UPDATE 22
OPERATION AWARE 2

( www.standto.org )

6 August 2012

on-line News article ABC News: Two NZ soldiers killed in Afghan battle
( www.abc.net.au )

5 August 2012

on-line News article DVA e-News Issue - 3 - 2012
( www.dva.gov.au )
30 July 2012

on-line News article Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of Australia is on Facebook
( www.facebook.com/IAVAUST )

28 July 2012

ADSO letter to the Prime Minister pdf document
25 July 2012

on-line News article Carnival Australia Gives Back to the Defence Force
( www.pocruises.com.au )

25 July 2012

CDF Signal - AUSTRALIAN OPERATIONAL SERVICE MEDAL
20 July 2012

on-line News article Australian Veterans Advocates - SITREP FLASH MESSAGE - THIS JUST IN
( www.justafairgo.net )

18 July 2012

on-line News article Alliance of Defence Service Organisations Update 20
CARPE DIEM ... SEIZE THE DAY

( www.standto.org )

11 July 2012

DLA Piper Report of the Review of Allegations of Sexual and other forms of abuse in Defence
11 July 2012

on-line News article New SoPs determined by the Repatriation Medical Authority
( www.rma.gov.au )

11 July 2012

on-line News article ABC News: New retreat in remote WA for war veterans opens
( www.abc.net.au )

9 July 2012

Repatriation Commissioner Update - Vietnam Veterans’ Family Study pdf document
8 June 2012

Personal details of Australian soldier killed in Afghanistan:
Sergeant Blaine Flower Diddams

4 July 2012

Recognising Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples who championed change
4 July 2012

Invitation to The Australian Peacekeeping Dinner on Friday 24th August 2012 pdf document 268 KB
1 July 2012

Anger and Trauma Study Invitation - PAID research
participation in the Sydney Metropolitan Area
pdf document
22 June 2012

The Australian Peacekeeper Digital Edition for this Winter is
now available on-line on our Magazine page.

(recommended for viewers with a broadband connection)

21 June 2012

The Australian Peacekeeping Memorial Briefing Paper pdf document 101 KB
20 June 2012

Education support for some Veterans families
20 June 2012

on-line News article Defence Honours & Awards:
Australian Operational Service Medal (OSM)

20 June 2012

Defence Honours and Awards and Commendations Policy Review 2008 pdf document 411 KB
18 June 2012

Australian Operational Service Medal
17 June 2012

Household assistance for Veterans and their families
14 June 2012

on-line News article Australian War Memorial: Shaun Gladwell Travelling Exhibition of
official war art from Afghanistan and the Middle East

11 June 2012

on-line News article QUT: The lived experience of PTSD for children of
Australian Vietnam veterans in Australia

7 June 2012

Australian Peacekeeping Memorial Brochure pdf document 488 KB
6 June 2012

APMP Activities August/September
2 June 2012

Veterans warned of potential scams
1 June 2012

A day for our Peacekeepers
29 May 2012

Remembering our Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Veterans
25 May 2012

on-line News article ABC News: Superannuation for Veterans back in spotlight
25 May 2012

on-line News article DVA: e-News issue 2 - May 2012
( www.dva.gov.au )
22 May 2012

Improved services for Veterans in Newcastle region
18 May 2012

ADF health specialists deploy to Afghanistan
17 May 2012

To: All Flag Marshals – National Sorry Day, 26 May 2012 and
National Reconciliation Week, 27 May 2012 to 3 June 2012

17 May 2012

on-line News article ABC News: Government pledges $300m to Afghan security
16 May 2012

on-line News article Canberra Times: Putting a price on security
15 May 2012

DVA Veteran service goes online
11 May 2012

Commonwealth Gazette S55 HOSM Clasps:
‘SAMOA’ ‘CHRISTCHURCH’ ‘PAKISTAN II’ ‘JAPAN’
pdf document 2.57 MB
11 May 2012

United Nations Peacekeepers Day, Saturday 26 May 2012 - Brisbane - ALL WELCOME pdf document
8 May 2012

on-line News article IA News: At the going down of the sun we will forget them
5 May 2012

on-line News article New SoPs determined by the Repatriation Medical Authority
( www.rma.gov.au )

2 May 2012

Medals presented for work in South Sudan
1 May 2012

Military pin recognises the contribution of Defence families - Milan Nikolic
29 April 2012

on-line News article Panorama Podcast: Recognition for every Veteran
27 April 2012

Defence response to issues raised at ESO Briefing Day 2012 pdf document
27 April 2012

on-line News article ABC News: Smith says time to plan Solomons withdrawal
26 April 2012

ANZAC Day 2012 pdf document
25 April 2012

on-line News article Canberra Times: Veterans' Affairs fails many
25 April 2012

Chief of the Defence Force honours the fallen in Belgium
25 April 2012

on-line News article ABC News: Psychiatrists failing returned soldiers
24 April 2012

Veterans return to PNG field of battle this ANZAC Day
24 April 2012

Report released on support to ADF injured and ill
23 April 2012

on-line News article SMH: Fight for mental health continues long after war is over
21 April 2012

on-line News article SMH: The road home - Treatment for personnel wounded in Afghanistan
21 April 2012

APPVA MEDIA RELEASE: Equal In Service – Unequal In Death pdf document
19 April 2012

DVA Fact Sheet: Clean Energy Advance pdf document
19 April 2012

on-line News article ABC News: Calls for Afghanistan savings to go to Veterans
19 April 2012

Chaplain to the Veterans' Community pdf document
18 April 2012

on-line News article ABC News: Australian Afghan pullout part of war plans - NATO
18 April 2012

To: All Flag Marshals – Day of National Commemoration -
ANZAC Day, Wednesday 25 April 2012

17 April 2012

on-line News article ADSO Update 17 announces the general release of a new video that brilliantly captures the injustice of
Unfair Indexation for current and former members of the ADF.

10 April 2012

ANZAC Day Invitation from APPVA Tasmania pdf document 514 KB
5 April 2012

on-line News article The Punch: Vets need super not a war with the government
4 April 2012

ANZAC Day Invitation to APPVA from RSL Lismore sub-branch pdf document
3 April 2012

The Australian Peacekeeper Digital Edition for this Autumn is
now available on-line on our Magazine page.

(recommended for viewers with a broadband connection)

2 April 2012

on-line News article Navy: First Electronic Warfare Sailors Return from Operation SLIPPER
29 March 2012

Invitation to inaugural ANZAC Day 20/20 Cricket Match pdf document 265 KB
25 March 2012

Queen's Diamond Jubilee Medal pdf document
21 March 2012

Farewell to founder of Museum honouring Australian service on the Western Front
19 March 2012

on-line News article Courier Mail: Australia to decide future of Timor force
16 March 2012

Jet Fuel exposure syndrome (JFES) Study details
14 March 2012

BEST Application Guidelines 2012 – 2013 pdf document
13 March 2012

ARES Position for the Australian Peacekeeping Memorial Project Committee
12 March 2012

Update on Libya War Graves
11 March 2012

Army opens doors to a new era of Soldier care
9 March 2012

on-line News article New SoPs determined by the Repatriation Medical Authority
( www.rma.gov.au )

7 March 2012

Update on Damage to Commonwealth War Graves, Benghazi, Libya
7 March 2012

New Fair Go Campaign Video - MSBS
2 March 2012

DVA to implement an internal restructure pdf document
25 February 2012

Search for F-111 Maintenance Workers continues
24 February 2012

A message from the RAR ASSOCIATION
21 February 2012

on-line News article Australia Network News: Bombing of Darwin, Battle of Timor remembered
19 February 2012

DVA Update - dental hygienist services
15 February 2012

Peacekeeping Memorial Update - February 2012
February 2012

Looking for Australian Peacekeepers who served in the Pacific
14 February 2012

Remembering Australia's National Servicemen
14 February 2012

Australia Remembers Vietnam, 50 Years On pdf document
9 February 2012

on-line News article SkyNews: UN aims for big cut in peacekeeping bill
9 February 2012

on-line News article The Punch: War is hell, and military life is no picnic
30 January 2012

Snowy Australia Day for troops in Afghanistan
26 January 2012

on-line News article AWM latest exhibition, Nurses: from Zululand to Afghanistan
( www.awm.gov.au )

24 January 2012

on-line News article Meet the men and women of the Australian Defence Force
( www.defence.gov.au )

17 January 2012

on-line News article The Punch: Why have we abandoned our troops?
12 January 2012

on-line News article New Chairperson of the Repatriation Medical Authority
( www.rma.gov.au )

10 January 2012

Messages to the Troops
1 January 2012

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