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Australian War Animal Memorial Organisation Inc.

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School Educational Material

Posted by on Apr 22, 2015 in For Schools, Schools | 0 comments

The aim of this information is to recognize the deeds of animals during Australian military service and to educate generations to follow of the sacrifices of four legged diggers have made. Military service is defined by the AWAM as peace or war operations or employment. War Animals are defined by the AWAM as any animal breed used by the ADF or used in ADF service. This will include all past and present conflicts and operational roles such as: Military...

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Acknowledging Our Animals

Posted by on Apr 11, 2015 in News | 0 comments

By Senior Constable Nigel Allsop The Queensland Police Service memorial is a focal point for our fallen comrades and an inspiration and grieving point for many, especially on Remembrance Day each year on 29 September. To recognise the sacrifices of our comrades, We rightly honour them by displaying their individual names on our Service’s...

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Australian War Dog coins make a great Christmas Present

Posted by on Dec 11, 2014 in News | 0 comments

This is a first class coin set that would make a beautiful present for a loved one. $10 from each sale gets donated to AWAMO to help us establish our main memorial to war animals in Toowoomba. Visit www.greatsouthernlandcollectables.com.au...

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Australian War Dog Collectable Coin Set

Posted by on Dec 2, 2014 in Military Dogs, News, News & Events, Recent Post, War Animals | 0 comments

Australian War Dog Collectable Coin Set – available for purchase

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First War Animal Memorial for a school in Australia

Posted by on Dec 21, 2013 in For Schools, Memorials, Schools | 0 comments

Plaque commemorates all animals who were lost in war. The school is the first school in Australia to have a War Memorial Plaque dedicated solely to animals lost in war. Students from the school asked their principal how they could honour war heroes as a large percentage of students are dependents of soldiers from the near by Enoggera military camp. Brigadier Greg Bilton  CSC, ADC 7th Brigade-Enoggera,  unveiled the plaque situated in the school grounds. The President of Australia War Animal...

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Planning permission approved for Animal War Memorial site

Posted by on Dec 21, 2013 in Memorials, News, News & Events, Public Parks | 0 comments

After the perquisite wait of 60 days or community feed back, the Toowoomba city council have approved the Australian War Animal Memorial site to be located at Mothers Memorial site...

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The Last Bullet – A story by 11 yo Ethan Tatti

Posted by on Dec 19, 2013 in by Kids, For Kids, News, Stories | 0 comments

The following is a story written by 11yo Ethan Tatti.  It is fictional, and tells a great yarn about one ANZAC’s act of bravery. PDFs:  Last Bullet Page 1                                    Last Bullet Page 2...

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