Project blog


Donna, 17 April 2014 · # · Comment

Looking for John son of Allan Allsop - 8th Australian Field Ambulance

We received this email from Christelle Hilz. I’m the author of an historical novel, which I expect to be published before the end of the year. I mention Allan Allsop – 8th Australian Field Ambulance in my novel.

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Web Team, 20 March 2014 · # · · Comment

Sydney Harbour Federation Trust looking for Drill Hall stories

The Sydney Harbour Federation Trust is applying for an ANZAC Grant for the erection of an interpretation sign outside the 1913 Drill Hall beside Rawson Oval as well as signs for the World War 1 Hospital at Georges Heights.

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Bernard, 7 March 2014 · # · · Comment

Crib sheet for Mosman volunteers


Volunteers queuing to enlist outside Victoria Barracks, Sydney. AWM A03406

We need volunteers to link names on local memorials to official records, photographs, newspaper mentions and other online sources.

Here is a suggested step-by-step prepared for our workshop for volunteers on 8 March.

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Donna, 13 February 2014 · # · Comment

The 19th Infantry Battalion AIF, 1915-1918

In November last year, David Wilson spoke at Mosman Library about the Fighting Nineteenth. These are the slides from his presentation.


Bill Frost, 31 January 2014 · # · · Comment

Battlefield photography

Who took the candid photos we see today? Were they official photographers? Bill Frost takes a look at photography at the front.

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