Anzac donkey-man Kirkpatrick’s links to Newcastle, NSW
John Simpson Kirkpatrick, with donkey and wounded man at Gallipoli

Anzac donkey-man Kirkpatrick’s links to Newcastle, NSW

John Simpson Kirkpatrick, perhaps the best-known Anzac of them all, had some ties to Newcastle. The subject of repeated calls for recognition with a posthumous Victoria Cross, the famous “man…

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