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Aus­tralian men were killed through­out the war, the ma­jor­ity in France and Bel­gium Were ei­ther wounded, gassed, or taken pris­oner Aus­tralians served at Gal­lipoli Of these were killed Were ei­ther wounded or taken ill To­tal mil­i­tary deaths world­wide in WWI; civil­ian deaths at around seven mil­lion. His­to­ri­ans agree that sta­tis­tics from a cen­tury ago are al­most im­pos­si­ble to pin down

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