Simpson & his Donkey, Canberra

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  • The statue is a tribute to Simpson and his donkey. They saved many wounded soldiers at Gallappoli in WW1. Simpson even died there.
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  • Who would have thought that John Simpson would become a hero. He deserted the navy in 1910. He wandered in Australia, looking for jobs. However, he enlisted in the Australian Imperial Force. It seemed...  more »

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