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Metal button with military insignia

Metal button with military insignia

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Military buttons, clips and belt buckle

Military buttons, clips and belt buckle

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Brass button with military insignia

Brass button with military insignia

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Brass button with military insignia

Brass button with military insignia

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Propellor-shaped brass clip

Propellor-shaped brass clip

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View of the Griffith shops, ACT, from 70 Stuart Street.

View of the Griffith shops, ACT, from 70 Stuart Street.

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Metal button with military insignia

Metal button with military insignia

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A woman standing in front of a partially completed brick house

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Brass button with military insignia

Brass button with military insignia

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Propellor-shaped brass clip

Propellor-shaped brass clip

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Bakelite button with military insignia

Bakelite button with military insignia

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Leather money belt

Leather money belt

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Bakelite button with military insignia

Bakelite button with military insignia

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Brass button with military insignia

Brass button with military insignia

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Metal box

Metal box

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Metal button with military insignia

Metal button with military insignia

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Wedding photograph of Sylvia and John Parsons with their wedding party.

Wedding photograph of Sylvia and John Parsons with their wed...

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Gunning, New South Wales, Australia
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Metal button with military insignia

Metal button with military insignia

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Lid for metal box

Lid for metal box

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The front of the brick house and garden at 70 Stuart Street, Griffith, ACT

The front of the brick house and garden at 70 Stuart Street,...

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Royal Australian Air Force Certificate of Service and Discharge

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Two photograph albums of sepia and black-and-white photographs

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A woman standing at the corner of a partially completed brick house

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Metal button with military insignia

Metal button with military insignia

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Brass button with military insignia

Brass button with military insignia

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Ten military buttons

Ten military buttons

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A woman seated on the foundations of a partially completed brick house

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Metal button with military insignia

Metal button with military insignia

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Brass button with military insignia

Brass button with military insignia

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Metal button with military insignia

Metal button with military insignia

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Metal button with military insignia

Metal button with military insignia

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Envelope

Envelope

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Box of military buttons

Box of military buttons

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Metal box

Metal box

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Metal button with military insignia

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Brass button with military insignia

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Brass belt buckle

Brass belt buckle

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Brass button with military insignia

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Brass button with military insignia

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Telegram to Mrs J Parsons 1944 with envelope.

Telegram to Mrs J Parsons 1944 with envelope.

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PLANE HIT / TWICE IN/ 186 SORTIES'; and 'FOUR MISSING/ IN R.A.A.F. CRASH'.

PLANE HIT / TWICE IN/ 186 SORTIES'; and 'FOUR MISSING/ IN R....

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Wedding photograph of Sylvia and John Parsons.

Wedding photograph of Sylvia and John Parsons.

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Letter to Sylvia from Malcolm.

Letter to Sylvia from Malcolm.

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Poem - The Fitters Shop.

Poem - The Fitters Shop.

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Pair of short khaki webbing gaiters with leather straps

Pair of short khaki webbing gaiters with leather straps

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Telegram to Mrs J Parsons.

Telegram to Mrs J Parsons.

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Medals in box

Medals in box

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Brown paper envelope

Brown paper envelope

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Subdivision plan, titled 'Blocks for Lease, For Private Residential Purposes, Griffith, Narrabundah & Ainslie Divisions, CANBERRA'

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Typed letter to Sylvia from Ruth.

Typed letter to Sylvia from Ruth.

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Royal Australian Air Force charge form

Royal Australian Air Force charge form

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Gift card from Mr and Mrs William Lawton and family.

Gift card from Mr and Mrs William Lawton and family.

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Dove-shaped wedding cake decoration

Dove-shaped wedding cake decoration

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Royal Australian Air Force Interim certificate of discharge

Royal Australian Air Force Interim certificate of discharge

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Telegram and envelope to Mrs J Parsons 1945.

Telegram and envelope to Mrs J Parsons 1945.

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Canberra Times, Wednesday September 12, 1945, with headline 'Macarthur orders arrest of war criminals'.

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Gift card from Keith to Auntie Sylvia and Uncle Jack.

Gift card from Keith to Auntie Sylvia and Uncle Jack.

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Gift card from Cyril Lees.

Gift card from Cyril Lees.

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Johnson and Johnson brand military first field dressing

Johnson and Johnson brand military first field dressing

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Johnson and Johnson, Pty Ltd
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Metal machete with bakelite handle

Metal machete with bakelite handle

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