Forgotten Heroes honours the service and sacrifice of Aboriginal and Torres Straight Islander peoples who served in overseas wars and conflicts since the Boer war in 1899-1902. Prevented from enlisting some slipped through the net to serve their country with distinction and valour. This Education Pack discusses the reasons why Aboriginal and Torres Straight Islander peoples should be given more recognition for the contribution they have made to Australia’s war effort, and asks students to take action in ensuring these stories are recorded and shared.

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