Australia Research Council linkage project Serving Our Country: a history of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in the defence of Australia (LP120200327) is supported by the following industry and research organisations:

The Australian National University
National Centre for Indigenous Studies (NCIS) which coordinates the Serving Our Country project.

The Department of Veteran Affairs Australia logo
DVA website

Link direct to the ‘I am – an Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander veteran’ on the DVA website here.

The Australian Department of Defence
Defence Act 1903, its mission is to defend Australia and its national interests. In fulfilling this mission, Defence serves the Government of the day and is accountable to the Commonwealth Parliament—which represents the Australian people—to efficiently and effectively carry out the Government’s defence policy.

Australian War Memorial
AWM website

National Archives of Australia
NAA website

AIATSIS website

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The University of Newcastle
The Australian Catholic University logo
ACU website