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AWM Board requires professional historian

 Tony Abbott is joining the Australian War Memorial council and there is speculation he may be a candidate to replace director Brendan Nelson. Photograph: Mick Tsikas/AAP.

Paul Daley, Military buff Tony Abbott is the wrong choice for the Australian War Memorial, The Guardian, 9 October 2019

The war memorial’s council lacks a professional historian and critics say it’s like a hospital being run by homeopaths not doctors.


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