Departing troops walking with their families down Macquarie Street, Sydney, 1914


Ancestry (Library edition)

The Library's subscription to currently includes the following Australian-related 'Military' resources via its online database.

Find My Past (World edition)

Currently, Find My Past has the following Australian -related 'Armed Forces & Conflict' records available:

Selected Websites

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

World War 1

World War 2

Korean War


Networked resources in the Library

In addition to our subscription databases, the Library also provides access to the following networked CDROM resources:

Microfilmed and other published material

The following microfilmed products and published works are available on open access in the Newspapers and Microforms Reading Room: