Category Archives: Military Memorabilia

Are you related to Richard Henry BROMLEY – Darwin Coast Artillery AIF – Pattern 37 Army belt

Tweet Richard Henry BROMLEY served in the Australian Army during World War Two, defending the far north city of Darwin from Japanese air attack as a member of the Darwin Coast Artillery.  Which leads us to ask the question ….. … Continue reading

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Are you related to Allen George HUNTLEY – V514747 – 57/60 Australian Infantry Battalion – Pattern 37 Army Belt

Tweet Are you related to Allen George HUNTLEY who served in the Australian Army during World War Two? A Second World War belt (Pattern 37 waist belt) issued to Private Allen George HUNTLEY (Service Number V514747) turned up on eBay … Continue reading

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Searching for the family of G. WHEELER – British Army number M2-182031 – Army Service Corps during First World War

Tweet I am searching for the family of Private G.WHEELER who served with the British Army during the Great War.  At this time, I do not have any personal details about G. WHEELER other than he was a Private in … Continue reading

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One Chance in a Million – missing British War Medal of Charles Gilbert SMITH found on Ebay in time for Centenary of First World War – Victory Medal still missing.

Tweet Have you ever tried to locate a person when their surname is SMITH?  Then try to locate a missing First World War medal for what is arguably the most common surname in the western world. Medals Gone Missing will … Continue reading

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South African First World War Medal turns up in Australia – Missing Victory Medal of Corporal John Frederick JEFFERYS – Miscellaneous Trades Company to be returned for Centenary of 1914-1918 War

Tweet Cathy Worthington of Australia has located a South African version of the First World War Victory Medal in her family heirlooms.  The problem is, the war service medal does not relate to her ancestry.  And this kind hearted person … Continue reading

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