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  1. DETERMINED SUICIDE. SHOCKING DEATH OF A SOLDIER. HOBART, DEC. 2.
    Launceston Examiner (Tas. : 1842 - 1899) Wednesday 3 December 1890 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Shortly before nine o'clock this morning a most determined suicide was committed by Geo. Laing, aged 39 years, a member of the Tasmanian Permanent De ... 226 words
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  2. THE DEFENCE WOEKS.
    Australian Town and Country Journal (Sydney, NSW : 1870 - 1907) Saturday 22 October 1892 p 15 Article
    Abstract: The engineer for defence (Mr. Blackbourne) intends loaring Albany for Melbourne shortly. The library collected by him from Albany people for the use ... 81 words
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  3. LITERATURE OF WAR. AMALGAMATING MILITARY LIBRARIES. Melbourne, June 2.
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Saturday 3 June 1911 p 21 Article
    Abstract: It has been decided b[?] the defence authorities that the military libraries and the libraries of the State Intelligence Corps in each State, which h ... 82 words
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  4. ARMY LIBRARY.
    Morning Bulletin (Rockhampton, Qld. : 1878 - 1954) Friday 8 October 1915 p 5 Article
    Abstract: The Central Queensland Meat Export Company acknowledges the receipt of papers for the Army Library from Mr. C. Warrell, Lake's Creek. 23 words
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  5. ARMY LIBRARY.
    The Capricornian (Rockhampton, Qld. : 1875 - 1929) Saturday 23 December 1916 p 23 Article
    Abstract: The following gifts for the Army Library are acknowlede by Messrs John Maclarbane and Co:—Allenstown State School, three parcels of illustrated 131 words
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  6. ARMY LIBRARY.
    Morning Bulletin (Rockhampton, Qld. : 1878 - 1954) Monday 1 April 1918 p 4 Article
    Abstract: The Central Queensland Meat Export Company, Lake's Creek, acknowledges the receipt of newspapers for the Army Library from Mesdames W. Hinds and G. 28 words
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  7. COMMONWEALTH. AUSTRALIAN WAR MUSEUM. COLLECTIONS FOR WAR LIBRARY. Melbourne, April 11.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Friday 12 April 1918 p 7 Article
    Abstract: The Australian War Museum and War Library, said the Minister for Defence to-day, will include collections of newspapers, periodicals, and illustrated ... 175 words
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  8. LITERATURE FOR TROOPS MELBOURNE, Sunday.
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Monday 8 July 1918 p 3 Article
    Abstract: The scheme for supplying troops abroad with newspapers, magazines, and other reading matter has been successfully reorganised. A despatch received 110 words
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  9. BOOKS RECEIVED.
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Saturday 22 September 1923 p 15 Article
    Abstract: WAR GRAVES OF THE BRITISH EMPIRE.—We have received from the Defence Department, Melbourne, a copy of the first part of the cemetery register 375 words
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  10. DEFENCE LIBRARY.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Monday 22 October 1923 p 9 Article
    Abstract: To-night the Minister for Defence (Mr. Bowden) will officially open the re-organised naval and military library of the United Service Institution. Th ... 136 words
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  11. The Oldest Battalion
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Friday 17 July 1936 p 8 Article
    Abstract: Sir,—Early in August of this year the City of Ballarat Reghnent will celebrate its 78th birthday. The first roll call of 65 members was held on Augus ... 264 words
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  12. Women Also Serve Registers volunteers for national service
    The Australian Women's Weekly (1933 - 1982) Saturday 4 November 1939 p 45 Article Illustrated
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  13. LIBRARY SERVICE For Flying Corps at Canberra
    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Wednesday 8 November 1939 p 6 Article
    Abstract: Arrangements have been made by the librarian, of the Commonwealth National Library to provide a regular library service for the 80 officers 171 words
    • Text last corrected on 6 February 2010 by maurielyn
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  14. CAMP LIBRARIES. 35,000 Books Provided for Troops.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Monday 29 January 1940 p 5 Article
    Abstract: A camp library service organised by the New South Wales branch of the Institute of Librarians on the declaration of war last September has already pr ... 175 words
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  15. ARMY CANTEENS. CAMP SOCIAL SERVICES. Comforts for the Soldiers.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Thursday 3 October 1940 p 7 Article
    Abstract: One of the busiest institutions connected with military life in Australia is the Defence Canteens Service, which provides amenities for the fighting ... 948 words
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  16. FINDING JOBS University Board
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 12 October 1940 p 5 Article
    Abstract: Although in its seven years of existence the University Appointments Board has found jobs for almost every type of "brain" worker, chemists, engineer ... 311 words
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  17. CAMP LIBRARIES. More Books Wanted. To the Editor.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Saturday 2 November 1940 p 7 Article
    Abstract: SIR,—May I draw the attention of your readers to the question of reading matter for men in the various camps? So far the supply of books has been 469 words
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  18. READING FOR SOLDIERS. Appeal for Books. To the Editor.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Wednesday 13 November 1940 p 5 Article
    Abstract: Sir,—May I, through your columns, ask the people of Western Australia to assist in the formation of Camp Libraries for the A.L.F.? Some time ago a co ... 320 words
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  19. ARMY LIBRARY SERVICE. TO THE EDITOR OF THE HERALD.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Saturday 20 April 1940 p 16 Article
    Abstract: Sir,—A letter from Mr. W. J. Bradley, of the First Cavalry Division, Rootv Hill, appeals for books to be sent to the 6th Australian Division, Reconna ... 269 words
    • Text last corrected on 6 September 2010 by anonymous
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  20. CAMP LIBRARIES
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tuesday 4 March 1941 p 9 Article
    Abstract: Camp library facilities have been the subject of several exploratory conferences recently between officers especially appointed by the Army and Commo ... 123 words
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  21. LIBRARIES FOR SERVICES
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Tuesday 17 June 1941 p 4 Article
    Abstract: CANBERRA. Monday.—Details of a scheme for maintaining a library service to members of the forces will be dealt with at a conference in Canberra 141 words
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  22. TROOPS' LIBRARIES
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tuesday 17 June 1941 p 4 Article
    Abstract: CANBERRA, Monday. — Details of a scheme for maintaining a library service to members of forces will be dealt with at a conference in Canberra tomorro ... 166 words
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  23. CAMP LIBRARIES. Conference to Discuss Scheme Today.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Tuesday 17 June 1941 p 6 Article
    Abstract: CANBERRA, June 16.—Details of a complete scheme for maintaining a library service to members of the forces will be dealt with at a conference in 444 words
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  24. TRAFALGAR —THE SIGNAL AND THE SONG Next Tuesday's Anniversary Recalls Some Interesting Facts About a Famous Event
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 18 October 1941 p 9 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: NEXT Tuesday, October 21, is the 136th anniversary of the Battle of Trafalgar, one of the greatest naval victories of all 1110 words
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  25. DARWIN WILL SOON BE BACK TO NORMAL
    Advocate (Burnie, Tas. : 1890 - 1954) Monday 2 March 1942 p 5 Article
    Abstract: DARWIN, Sunday.—Damage fo civilians' property in the Japanese bombing was slight. The town is being cleaned up, and will soon be back to normal. Sinc ... 1048 words
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  26. CELEBRATING 100,000th BOOK
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 14 March 1942 p 5 Article
    Abstract: The sending of the 100,000th book to men of the fighting forces by ACP Returned Army Nurses' Service Library was celebrated 78 words
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  27. SCOUTS' BOOK COLLECTION
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tuesday 17 March 1942 p 5 Article
    Abstract: Mrs. Scott-Murphy, chief librarian at the ACF Returned Army Nurses' Service Library, advises that to date 75,000 books have been received as 60 words
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  28. OLD COMRADE'S COLUMN MEANING OF AAMC BADGE
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 26 August 1946 p 4 Article
    Abstract: What is the meaning of the coiled serpent on the vertical staff in the AAMC badge? asks "Orderly." A reply supplied by the Defence Library at Victori ... 257 words
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  29. SQUADRON NEEDS SOME READING
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Wednesday 4 June 1952 p 6 Article
    Abstract: ONE thousand books arc wanted by the Lady Mayoress' defence forces comforts committee to make a library for R.A.A.F. 78 Fighter Squadron, which leave ... 100 words
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