"Janet, The birth date listed in immigration is probably a typo - some records were very difficult to read because of handwriting and this is where errors occur
You should be able to request a copy of their immigration record after you have…"
"Thanks so much Elizabeth. That is them. I followed Debra's link and sent off a request to find out if they were in Bonegilla.
Ha! They have his date of birth incorrect, it was Jan 28. I wonder if this is why nothing is showing? "
"Janet, I found the record under Name Search - Immigration & Naturalization in the above link
This appears to be the right one so if you put in the exact name for your Father it should come up
20/09/1951 ORMONDE AMBROSE A H…"
I found a photograph my Dad took of Hume Lake, Bonegilla so I know they were there but I did a search as you said but no results showed? I found my parents names on passenger lists as they came out on the Ormonde in 1951 as AHT…"
"Janet, If you go to record search you can put in their names and hopefully their immigration/naturalization records will come up - otherwise you can request a copy
Try the Name Search section -…"