Blanket returns by William Morris for Ulladulla, Narrawallee and Murramarang 1832.
Over 400 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people enlisted and/or served in World War I with some 165 from NSW, from the South Coast and Yuin nation.
Serial Number and Rank: 4509 Birth: 1883 Braidwood (nil registration of birth) Parents: Alick (Jacky) Bond and Ellen Demestre – both Aboriginal Enlisted: Kiama 13 November 1916 Next of Kin: Mo. Ellen Haddigaddy (sic) Service: 33rd Battalion. RTA August 1918 “Essex” War Record: Digital copy held by the Australian National Archives Death: 11 November 1943/25773 Berry. Burial: Berry Cemetery Marriage: 1. Butter Thomas […]
Serial Number and Rank: 2254, L/Cpl Birth: 1884 Milton 1884/31704 Parents: James Andrews & Rachel Claydon. (Aboriginal Mother) Enlisted: 2 March or 8 May 1915 Next of Kin: Fa. James Andrew Service: 15th Battalion RTA 4 May 1917. War Record: Digital copy held by the Australian National Archives Brother to Walter Ernest Andrews Thomas Leslie Andrews
Serial Number and Rank: 2249 Private Birth: 1898 Sydney Parents: Alfred Edward & Phoebe Alice Bindoff nee Butler Enlisted: Paddington 18 July 1915 Next of Kin: Mo. Alice Bindoff (Aboriginal) Service: 19th Battalion War Record: Digital copy held by the Australian National Archives Died: 27 July 1916. Burial: 26 Viller Bretonneux Photo of Bindoff Family from Newspaper 1915 Notes: Brother to Harold Edward and Edward George […]