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Lest we forget

Saturday 18 May 2002

Alec Campbell died on Thursday at the age of 103. He was the last surviving veteran of the First World War Gallipoli campaign.

Within a few hours an empty message with the subject: Lest we forget — a silent post in memory of Alec Campbell appeared in the newsgroup aus.photo. A string of other people posted replies, also empty. Let us join them in silent reflection…










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