Read, Comment here, where Leonard Colquhoun says … Inspiring in many ways. The RAF Bomber Command’s campaign over the Third Reich is sometimes seen as a ‘war crime’ – might that have been a reason for the absence of any official Australian representation? By ‘n’ large, the Luftwaffe (with perhaps many exceptions) is less tainted by the genocidal barbarity which was the essence of Nazism. FM Erwin Rommel’s Afrika Korp was (perhaps) the only army formation to have not been so tainted. I’m not sure, but I think some former AK personnel have officially attended Anzac Day commemorations.