This is the day when Australians remember their men and women who have served in wars throughout the world.
The Boer War in South Africa, World War I in the Middle East and Europe, World War II in the Middle East, Europe and Asia, the Korean War, the Vietnam War and the current deployment of Australian troops in Afghanistan.
A website called Forces War Records (http://www.forces-war-records.co.uk) reveals that two British Mawbeys fought in the Napoleonic Wars 1793-1815.
C E Mawbey, Boy 3rd class
John Mawbey, midshipman