Our stories

Australian troops carried out the security at food point distributions in Somalia, 1993.

Our Stories offers a unique insight into the experiences and development of Australia’s modern Army. This collection contains rare oral histories, videos and photographs contributed by individuals and the Department of Defence. Personal accounts were recorded in Australia and in countries where operations have been conducted. Through personal recollections and imagery we come to understand the challenges, rewards and sacrifices made by our men and women.

Comments made by interviewees represent their personal experiences and opinions; they are not speaking on behalf of the Australian Army or Department of Defence.