In this Act, unless the contrary intention appears:
"active service " means active service in war or in warlike operations by members of the Defence Force.
"appoint " includes re-appoint.
"appointed member " means a member of the Council appointed by the Governor-General.
"Australian military history " means the history of:
(a) wars and warlike operations in which Australians have been on active service, including the events leading up to, and the aftermath of, such wars and warlike operations; and
(b) the Defence Force.
"Chair " means the Chair of the Council.
"Council " means the Council of the Australian War Memorial.
"Defence Force " includes any naval or military force of the Crown raised in Australia before the establishment of the Commonwealth.
"Director " means the Director of the Australian War Memorial.
"Finance Minister " means the Minister administering the Public Governance, Performance and Accountability Act 2013 .
"Fund " means the Australian War Memorial Fund referred to in section 32.
"historical material " means material (whether in writing or in any other form) relating to Australian military history.
"member " means a member of the Council.
"Memorial " means the corporation established by subsection 4(1) under the name of the Australian War Memorial.
"memorial collection " means all historical material that is owned by the Memorial from time to time.