Leonard Victor Waters (Len) (1924–1993), shearer and airman, was born on 20 June 1924 at Euraba Aboriginal Mission near Boomi, New South Wales … Len enlisted in the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF
A century ago in May 1917, the Australian Army issued a Military Order stating that “half castes may be enlisted in the Australian Imperial Force providing that the examining Medical Officers are s
A bad season was coming. Drought was slinking from the north when the boys from Condah began trooping off to the recruiting office … Lake Condah shrank to a puddle.
Professor Mick Dodson opened a new exhibition at the National Archives of Australia (NAA) in Canberra today.
Opened on 24 March 2017, this award-winning exhibition from the
How did war become a platform for advocating the civil rights of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people?
Australian Associated Press reports today that an Aboriginal WWI soldier whose remains have lain in an unmarked grave in Adelaide for nearly a century will be reburied near his home with full milit
A major exhibition in honour of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples’ military service in times of war and peace launched on Thursday at the Australian War Memorial in Canberra.