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Highlight: Diaries of a Stretcher-Bearer 1916-1918

Media: BOOK – paperback, 250 pages Author: E. Munro & D. Munro Year: 2010 ISBN: 9781921555558 Other: b&w photos, maps, glossary, index Publisher: Boolarong Press Item Code: BOO027 Price: $29.95 Link to website You’ve read many books on World War I, but not one like this. ‘Diaries of a Stretcher-Bearer’ is the story of a family that came to Australia before WWI and […]
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What War Was Your Australian Military Ancestor Involved In? [INFOGRAPHIC]

Remembrance Day, November the 11th marks the anniversary of the armistice which ended the First World War. For this Australians observe one minute of silence at 11am on the 11th of November, “in memory of those who died or suffered in all wars and armed conflicts”. We have created this infographic to help you see at a glance the major wars Australians have been involved in.
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Unlock the Past’s WW1 Bundle

The past few years have seen a huge surge interest in military history, with the commemoration of WW1 and Gallipoli adding to the interest. During this time Unlock the Past have produced a collection of useful guide books for researchers, including a number that relate to researching your Australian military ancestors.
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