Anzac Day: A moment in history with the National Aged Care Memorial

With the centenary of Australia’s Aged Persons’ Memorial Day coming to a close, an extraordinary moment in the history of the Aged People’s Memorial in Paekakariiki Memorial Hall has taken place. It is the moment when the Australian Aged Family Memorial and its surrounding area became a permanent part of the Greenfield Memorial Hall. The memorial was …

Why Choudayyan is remembered in Choukaya memorial hall

In a rare move, the Choukayya Memorial Hall in Chougara village in northern Iraq has been named after a young Kurdish fighter.“The Kurdish community in Iraq remembers ChouDAYyan,” a small group of young Kurds gathered to celebrate the village’s anniversary. “It is very important that he be remembered here,” said Abdullah, a Kurd from the village.“He …