More than a day off

Updated April 23 2018 - 10:25pm, first published March 30 2015 - 4:11pm

As a World War II veteran, I ask: Has the ACT Government and its union friends stopped to think why we have Anzac Day every year? It is a day when primarily we remember the sacrifice of many Australian and New Zealand men who gave their lives in their nation's name at Gallipoli. However, it has properly developed into a day when we can remember all men and women of our country who have died in war, and the families who suffered their loss.

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