Military records

Australian War Memorial

This extensive site is a must for family history research. The wealth of online material includes biographical databases; collection databases (art, photos, film, sound, heraldry, military technology, private and official records, books, journals, maps, sheet music, war diaries); digitised records…

Commonwealth War Graves Commission

This site commemorates the 1.7 million men and women of the Commonwealth forces who died during the two world wars. These include  Australian, Canadian, Indian, New Zealand, South African and United Kingdom forces. The Find War Dead casualty database lists…

In Their Honour

This site is dedicated to the Australian service men and women who served in the Armed Forces 1914-1949. It shows the burial or memorial location of all service men and women who fought for our freedom and paid the ultimate…

War Memorials in Australia

A site by Michael Southwell-Keely which lists the locations, descriptions and images of war memorials in Australia and includes monuments, honour rolls, buildings and a variety of utilitarian facilities. Searches are available by family name, keyword or memorial location. Photographs…

South Australians at War

This site is a portal to some of the remarkable stories of the sacrifices and contributions South Australians have made to international conflicts.

Australian Light Horse Association

Information on existing military units, re-enactment troops, museums plus information on regiments and battles. Includes personal histories and military stories.

Wollongong City Libraries, New South Wales – Explore Our Past

Explore the Illawarra, its people, history and environment using these categories: • Local Studies -Explore the Illawarra, its people, history and environment• llawarra Images – Illawarra Images is a fascinating collection of more than 26,000 photographs of the Wollongong area…

Mayberry Homepage

This comprehensive site by Peter Mayberry features:Irish Convicts and Databases• Irish convicts to NSW 1788-1849. A fully searchable database database which provides full details from the convict indents held by State Records New South Wales and other sources.• 1798 &…