To celebrate the service of our Old Haleians and add value to your Canberra tour you are being asked to prepare a well-designed and informative A3 poster for a specific individual from Hale's Memorial Grove.
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Forrest Library has copies of these resources which will be useful. Consider scanning or photocopying relevant information as these resources will only be available for overnight loan.
by W.J.Edgar (1994)
There are over one hundred personal stories from this microcosm of Australian society. Each is different from others, but the common thread is their old School which loomed large in their minds. Those thoughts sustained them and helped, eventually, to bring most of them home.
CALL NO.: 994.04 EDG
by Bill Edgar
CALL NO.: 371.02 EDG
CALL NO.: 371 HAL
National Archives of Australia holds Army, Navy and Air Force service records, which include service during World War I and World War II.
The easiest way to find a service record is to conduct a basic search using our RecordSearch database. You may find relevant records by entering the person's surname and service number into a basic search. You can find a person's service number by searching the relevant nominal rolls.
The Australian Dictionary of Biography is Australia's dictionary of national biography. In it you will find concise, informative and fascinating descriptions of the lives of significant and representative persons in Australian history.
It is important you show your teacher you used a variety of reliable resources. Use the online Reference Generator available through the Portal to create your citations. Make sure you alphabetically sort them afterwards.
A sample bibliography for 3 resources provided on this page would look like:
1994, Veldt to Vietnam: Haleians at War, Old Haleians' Association, Perth.
‘List of Old Haleians’ 2015, in Wikipedia, accessed 10 March 2016, <https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Old_Haleians>.
n.d., Australian War Memorial, Australian Government, accessed 10 March 2016, <https://www.awm.gov.au/>.