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Fighting Mac at Gallipoli

Thursday, April 21, 2016

William McKenzie joined the World War I effort as a Salvation Army chaplain, but by the end of the war he had become one of the most famous Anzac heroes, affectionately nicknamed “Fighting Mac”. This is an excerpt of his story—from The Man the Anzacs Revered by Daniel Reynaud.

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First Gallipoli movie busts myth

Friday, June 19, 2015

The academic who recovered and reconstructed Australia’s first Gallipoli movie is using its centennial re-release to correct a recurring historical inaccuracy.

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Fighting Mac returns home

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

The most comprehensive and accurate biography of the Gallipoli chaplain worshipped by the Anzacs despite being a wowser is now in the keeping of his family and of his church.