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Looking for peace.

In Melbourne, Australia, it was Anzac Day at The Shrine of Remembrance, built to commemorate to men and women who have served Australia in armed conflict throughout our nation's history.

Those who were taking part in the Vietnam War were especially remembered at the traditional Dawn Service in that year of 1968. The big question was whether and where there would be a meeting between North Vietnam and the United States of America. Negotiations eventually lead to the Paris Peace Accords in 1973