Happy Anzac Day 2017 Date, Quotes, Images, Best Sayings, Anzac Gallipoli Facts & Activities
First of all, I am wishing you a Happy Anzac day 2017. Yes, the day on which we remember the braves of the who died in the war. Here, in this post you’ll get to know when Anzac day is going to be celebrated, Anzac day quotes, images, various facts, and activities of Anzac with Gallipoli facts.
Some of you might be unaware of this day and must be wanted to know what is Anzac Day, Anzac Gallipoli, Anzac day date 2017 and what happens on Anzac day. The day is celebrated by the peoples of Australia and New Zealand. Let’s check out the best collection of Anzac Day 2017 quotes, Pictures, poems, facts & activities with other details.
What is Anzac Day and Anzac Day 2017 Date? :
Happy Anzac day is celebrated on 25th April every year. And this year also, on 25th April 2017, we’ll be celebrating Anzac day. This is Australia and New Zealand’s most important national occasion.
The day commemorates the Australians & New Zealanders “who served and died in all wars, conflicts, and peacekeeping operations” and “the contribution and suffering of all those who have served” during the Firest World War (WW1).
Anzac stands for Australian and New Zealand Army Corps. The day honors the soldiers who died for the country. The troops in those forces became known as Anzacs. The date is fixed every year whether its a weekend or a weekday.
According to Wikipeda, the day is also observed in the Cook Islands, Niue, Pitcairn Islands, and Tonga. When war broke out in 1914, Australia and New Zealand had been dominions of the British Empire for thirteen and seven years respectively. And therefore the combined name is ANZAC.
Anzac Day 2017 Activities, Australian Parade, Best Gallipoli Facts :
Anzac Day honors the members of the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps who fought at Gallipoli against the Ottoman Empire during World War I.
On this day, there are many celebrations including Anzac day Parade, different Anzac day activities. You should also know Anzac Gallipoli facts.
Commemorative services are held in the morning, the time of the original landing. During the rest of the day, ex-servicemen and women meet and join in Marches or Parades through the main cities and towns.
Anzac Day Facts 2017: An Important Day For Australia, New Zealand :
Below is some of the facts of Anzac day 2017 that you should keep a note.
- The first dawn service on an ANZAC Day was in 1923.
- There is no town called “Gallipoli”. It is the name of an area.
- The Gallipoli Peninsula is very near the famous ancient city of Troy.
- More than 11,000 ANZACs died at Gallipoli and more than 23,500 were wounded.
- Anzac biscuits were created by wives of soldier’s who wanted to bake healthy goodies for their men.
Are you searching for Anzac day 217 quotes, sayings, messages or Anzac images? Here, in this post, you’ll get Anzac quotes about Gallipoli and brave soldiers with Anzac day HD pics for mobile and PC.
Anzac Day 2017 Quotes and Best Sayings :
Let’s have a look at Anzac day quotes 2017 or sayings.
Every time I hear the last post I get a lump in my throat. They gave their lives so that others may live. We will remember them.
I have so much respect for all the soldiers who have died fighting for my country. We will remember them.
It was true of Anzac day. And our crowd would have been proud to see our club play that way, under that stress when one of our team went down early. Unlikely heroes stood up.
Lest we forget it is easy to be human, very hard to be humane.
To all those unselfish heroes who have given everything for us you will never be forgotten.
When you go home tell them of us and say for your tomorrow we gave our today.
Heroes who shed their blood and lost their lives! You are now lying in the soil of a friendly country.
Anzac Day 2017 Images, Pictures, HD Wallpapers :
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