988 bears sponsored to 654 primary schools by 549 sponsors... Thank You Bilgola Plateau Public School For Donating Earnest Harvey - Gallipoli Bear to Bilgola Plateau Public School - BILGOLA The Lomas family - Our most recent donor - Thank you Thank You Peter Beckwith For Donating Bert Jones - Light Horse Bear to Waubra Primary School - WAUBRA Thank You Caloundra RSL Sub Branch & Caloundra Women's Auxiliary For Donating Albert Murray - Western Front Bear to Golden Beach State School - CALOUNDRA Thank You Cohen & Jax Wurst and families For Donating David Cohen - Lone Pine Bear to The Springfield Anglican College - SPRINGFIELD Thank You Mr For Donating Ernest Harvey - Gallipoli Bear to Thornlie Christian College - SOUTHERN RIVER Thank You Everton Park State School For Donating Bernadette O'Meara - Nurse Bear to Everton Park State School - EVERTON PARK Thank You North Beach Lions Club For Donating Grey Wilson - Greatcoat Bear to Lake Gwelup Primary School - GWELUP Thank You Coota Signs, Quentin & Jo Tomkies For Donating Earnest Harvey - Gallipoli Bear to Cootamundra Public School - COOTAMUNDRA Thank You Craig Edwards For Donating Ernest Harvey - Gallipoli Bear to Crystal Creek Public School - CRYSTAL CREEK Thank You Chief of the Defence Force For Donating Bernadette O'Meara - Nurse Bear to Point Lonsdale Primary School - POINT LONSDALE
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Lieut. Albert Murray, the Western Front Ltd Edition Bear, is the first ever Australia in the Great War officer bear. He is kitted out in boots and proudly wears his officer pips. In preparation for the Western Front he also wears ‘Brodie’ helmet and PH anti-gas mask carry bag. This 40cm digger is limited to just 10,000 units worldwide. He comes with a numbered certificate of authenticity.

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Able (Bodied) Seaman Andy Miller shares the story of the Royal Australian Navy during the Great War 1914-1918. The first Great War navy bear, he wears the Number 1 Dress Blue Serge Uniform with blue seaman's jumper and blue Class II cap with H.M.A.S. Australia (I) cap tally. Standing 40cm in his boot, AB Miller is limited to just 2,500 units worldwide. He comes with a numbered certificate of authenticity.

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The unique Limited Edition Sister Bernadette Nurse Bear is a must have addition to any collection. Sister O’Meara’s uniform represents the ‘working dress’ of the Australian Army Nursing Service and includes zephyr grey dress with white collar, white veil and scarlet cape; her rank of Sister is shown by the stars or ‘pips’ worn on her epaulettes, which are accompanied by curved bronze ‘AUSTRALIA’ titles. She wears the Rising Sun badge at her throat as a brooch and the cloth badge of the Australian Army Nursing Service is displayed on her right sleeve. Sister Bernadette O’Meara stands 40cm in her working shoes and comes with certificate of authenticity. This bear is also supplied with a quality set of 3 swing mounted miniature replica medals, including the 1914-15 Star, British War Medal and Victory Medal which can be pinned on the uniform. This is the common set of medals that Australian veterans serving from Gallipoli to the end of the war would have been awarded. Only 10,000 worldwide.

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Bert Jones is currently out of stock. He will be available again in October.

 

The unique Limited Edition Trooper Jones Light Horse Bear is a must have addition to any collection. Bert wears the colour patch of 5 LH Regiment, which was raised in Queensland in September 1914 and fought at Gallipoli and then with the ANZAC Mounted Division in the Middle East.

Trooper Jones stands approximately 40cm tall in his boots and slouch hat. He is beautifully presented in a specially branded Australia in Great War Centenary box and comes with a certificate of authenticity. This special bear is limited a production of 10000 units.

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The unique Limited Edition Private Thomas Gallipoli Stretcher-Bearer Bear is a must have addition to any collection. Private Clarence Thomas the Gallipoli Stretcher-Bearer Bear, is ready to help the wounded with his Field Dressing Haversack. Medics didn't wear the standard webbing; rather they had only a leather belt and haversack. Only 2,500 Pte. Thomas will be released for the Centenary. This hero of the trenches comes with a numbered certificate of authenticity.

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The unique Limited Edition Corporal Cohen Lone Pine Bear is a must have addition to any collection. Corporal Cohen wears the standard dismounted troops’ uniform and webbing but with trousers cut to shorts in the Gallipoli summer. His white armbands and back patch were worn to help diggers identify ‘friendly’ soldiers in the heat of the battle. Corporal Cohen stands 40cm in his detailed Great War uniform and comes with certificate of authenticity. Only 10,000 worldwide.

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