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Amie Cooper left a comment for National Archives of Australia
"hi there I am having trouble searching for my father as I have little information about him......he is of yugoslavian descent and as far as I know his name is Joseph Bajic? (not sure of the spelling) he was a mechanic in Wheelers Hill…"
11 hours ago
Anna Fryc posted a discussion

Looking for Wladyslaw Fryc and his family

Hello,I'm trying to find any information about our relatives that imigrated to Australia in 1950.  Fryc Wladyslaw - born in Poland on 28/05/1913Fryc Wladyslawa - born in Poland on 06/06/1908Fryc Tadeusz - born (most probably) in Switzerland on 25/07/1948I managed to find out that they arrived in Melbourne on 07/11/1950 on the Goya Ship and lived in Adelaide.  I can't find any information about them in the marriage nad death registry.I'll appreciate any help or advise on the search.AnnaSee More
Bill Webster replied to Rosalie Busch's discussion 1st/11th North Devonshire Foot Regiment 1845
"Hi Rosalie. Precis of Captain Robert Webster attached. Bill"
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Don Coutts posted a discussion

WWII, Enlisted Ministers of Religion

During the Second World War, Ministers of Religion also joined the various forces, not necessarily in active service duty, but as Ministers for the different Faiths.Where there any records kept on these people?See More
Elizabeth Allen replied to Diana Watson's discussion Air Force Records Roland William Spencer
"Diana,  Those details should be listed in his full record - there is a small fee payable and then the record will be put online   Elizabeth"
Diana Watson replied to Diana Watson's discussion Air Force Records Roland William Spencer
"Elizabeth I searched the NAA site with Roland William Spencer, found the record sheet with his details, but I want to find out where he went and when, ie. when he transferred to Uranquinty, Forest Hill, Arhnem Land, Darwin, and when he went in the…"
Elizabeth Allen replied to Diana Watson's discussion Air Force Records Roland William Spencer
"Diana,  If you go to Record Search on the NAA site and put in your fathers full name his listing will show up and then you can requestr a copy   http://www.naa.gov.au/collection/search/index.aspx   Elizabeth"
Diana Watson posted a discussion

Air Force Records Roland William Spencer

I am wanting to search for my Father's RAAF Air Force Records in WW2, at Uranquinty, Forest Hill, Arnemland, New Guinea, he skippered supply boats around Darwin to New Guinea, Port Moresby during the  WW2.  How do I start? Series A9301 Service No. 35040 Spencer Roland William.See More
Jaye Dimanuel posted a discussion

sparrow force..

i  would like to know if there is anyone still alive who knew my uncle, james bailey?  2/12 th field ambulance..See More
Hoang Anh Nguyen replied to Brad (from NAA)'s discussion How do I apply for access to an item that has not been examined?
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Elizabeth Allen replied to Margaret Cliffe's discussion German Internees during WW1
"Margaret,  I found this message on genforum from 2001 which gives a bit more information http://genforum.genealogy.com/australia/messages/13093.html There is also a record on National Archives about his arrival in Australia dated 1939/40 so…"
Oct 16
Elizabeth Allen replied to Rosalind Rendle's discussion Arthur Dight Walker
"Rosalind,   There is a photo of him on the War memorial site http://www.awm.gov.au/people/P10033537/rolls-and-awards/ Elizabeth"
Oct 16
Rosalind Rendle posted a discussion

Arthur Dight Walker

I understand he joined up from Scotland, where he was working as a minister of the church, in 1914 and was somehow affiliated to The Manchester battalion. he was killed in action and his name appears on Thiepval memorial in France. Any information would be gratefully received.Thank youSee More
Oct 16
James Neilson replied to James Neilson's discussion Searching for lost Brother
"Hi Jarred many thanks for you message of support. How do I set it up in facebook and twitter  Kind Regards Jim "
Oct 16
Gaynor Christine Cross replied to Ian Bennett's discussion Paul and Gaynor Cross
"Hello Ian, So spooky to hear from you as I have often wondered over the years what has happened to you and France's. I saw you were on LinkedIn, but I don't really use that site. How are you both?"
Oct 15
Jarrod Jones posted a discussion

Famous Australian musicians

Find resources by and about Michael Hutchence, former lead singer of INXS. http://trove.nla.gov.au/people/636805?q=michael+hutchence&c=peopleSee More
Oct 15
Jarrod Jones replied to James Neilson's discussion Searching for lost Brother
"Use social media like facebook, twitter etc. and some mobile apps. I think it will be helpful to spread your message to many people. I hope you will get a good news soon :)"
Oct 15
Debra replied to Margaret Cliffe's discussion German Internees during WW1
"Hi Margaret, Follow the link that Lou gave you here http://www.naa.gov.au/collection/fact-sheets/fs171.aspx  then go down and click on the link "Register of World War I Internees in New South Wales" etc., then click on the number 3…"
Oct 15
Debra replied to Julia WHITE's discussion passenger arrivals 1961
"Hi Julia, You can try a name search of the catalogue using RecordSearch here http://www.naa.gov.au/collection/search/index.aspx Not all records are indexed so if you can't find a mention you can submit an enquiry and you will be given a quote…"
Oct 15

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