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Uncovering Legacies: Delving into wartime service records

Event Details

Monday, 8 April 2024 11:00 am to 12:00 pm
  • Admission is free.
  • Online event

Do you have the basic details about your family’s Australian wartime service, but want to dig deeper? If so, this defence service records masterclass is for you.

In this webinar, the National Archive’s Patrick Ferry will uncover a range of sources to help you shed further light on your family’s military service.

This webinar builds on the introductory webinar held during the ’11 Days of Remembrance’ program in November 2023.

About Patrick Ferry

Patrick Ferry is the Assistant State Manager of Public Engagement for the National Archives of Australia in Victoria. Patrick is a professional archivist, local historian and author who has undertaken extensive research using defence service records and related sources. In 2020, his research into the Pakenham District’s Second World War service personnel won a Victorian Community History award 

Image reproduced courtesy of the National Archives of Australia