Visit the eResources portal, click the Browse eResources tab and search for 'ancestry'.
The Library's subscription to Ancestry currently includes the following Australian-related 'Military' resources via its online database.
Australia's Fighting Sons of The Empire. Portraits and Biographies of Australians in the Great War
New South Wales, Australia, Cowra Military Camps Personnel Photo Index, 1905-1970
ANZAC Memorial, 1914-1918
Australia, WWI Service Records, 1914-1920
Findmypast (World edition)
Visit the eResources portal, click the Browse eResources tab and search for 'findmypast'.
Currently, Findmypast has the following Australian -related 'Armed Forces & Conflict' records available:
Australian Imperial Force Nominal Roll 1914 - 1918
Australasian Imperial Expeditionary Forces Roll Of Honour
Australian Imperial Force Embarkation Roll 1914-1918
All Australia Memorial
Australia’s Fighting Sons of the Empire (NSW – QLD)
Australian Contingents to South Africa
British Garrison deserters in South Australia
Education Department War Service
New South Wales Roll Of Honour
New Zealand Boer War servicemen
New Zealand Division
New Zealand War Medal Roll
New Zealand Wars: Maori Campaigns
New Zealand World War 1 Soldiers
New Zealanders and The Boer War
Queenslanders Who Fought in Great War
British Army Service Records 1760 – 1915
There are a number of other useful websites for locating military records and other information about Australians who served in military conflicts and records of British soldiers in Australia in the early days of settlement. The following are a small selection:
Pre-World War 1
Discovering Anzacs - archival and other records about Australians and New Zealanders in World War I and the Boer War
The Australian War Memorial provides biographical databases such as nominal commemorative and honour rolls, honours and awards, Australian Army war diaries, wounded missing and prisoner of war files and general information about Australian involvement in overseas conflict and peacekeeping.
The Department of Veterans' Affairs publishes nominal rolls covering conflicts in which Australia has participated since Federation. These nominal rolls list members of Australia's defence forces who served during a particular conflict.
The Commonwealth War Graves Commission's Debt of honour register lists details of men and women of the Commonwealth forces who died during the two world wars and Commonwealth civilians who died as a result of enemy action in the Second World War.
The National Library of Australia acknowledges Australia’s First Nations Peoples – the First Australians – as the Traditional Owners and Custodians of this land and gives respect to the Elders – past and present – and through them to all Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.
Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are advised that this website contains a range of material which may be considered culturally sensitive including the records of people who have passed away.