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A woman standing in front of a partially completed brick house

A woman standing in front of a partially completed brick hou...

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

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Royal Australian Air Force Certificate of Service and Discharge

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

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

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Gunning, New South Wales, Australia
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A woman seated on the foundations of a partially completed brick house

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

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Poncho

Poncho

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Left long canvas gaiter

Left long canvas gaiter

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Telegram to Mrs J Parsons.

Telegram to Mrs J Parsons.

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Telegram to Mrs J Parsons 1943.

Telegram to Mrs J Parsons 1943.

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Pictorial souvenir of Alice Springs.

Pictorial souvenir of Alice Springs.

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Pay booklet

Pay booklet

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Royal Australian Air Force
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Speech by General Blamey at the surrender of Japanese Forces at Morotai, 9 September 1945.

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Telegram and envelope to Mrs J Parsons 1945.

Telegram and envelope to Mrs J Parsons 1945.

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Surrender pass.

Surrender pass.

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Dove-shaped wedding cake decoration

Dove-shaped wedding cake decoration

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Program for the No.2 S.T.T. Athletic Carnival in aid of Red Cross Sat. 22nd April 1944.

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Two coloured drawings on paper

Two coloured drawings on paper

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Gift card from Dawn.

Gift card from Dawn.

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Gift card from C. J. Wells.

Gift card from C. J. Wells.

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Envelope addressed Mrs J. W. Parsons

Envelope addressed Mrs J. W. Parsons

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Fabric hat band [puggaree]

Fabric hat band [puggaree]

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Letter concerning crown lease document.

Letter concerning crown lease document.

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Telegram and envelope to Mrs J Parsons 1945.

Telegram and envelope to Mrs J Parsons 1945.

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Gift card from Bernie and Marie.

Gift card from Bernie and Marie.

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Telegram to Mrs J Parsons 1943.

Telegram to Mrs J Parsons 1943.

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Royal Australian Air Force sidepack

Royal Australian Air Force sidepack

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Royal Australian Air Force Interim certificate of discharge

Royal Australian Air Force Interim certificate of discharge

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Gift card from Joyce to Auntie Sylvie and Uncle Jack.

Gift card from Joyce to Auntie Sylvie and Uncle Jack.

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A shallow box made of cream-coloured cardboard, with a separate lid.

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Architectural specifications for the building of a brick house in Narrabundah, Canberra, by J W Parsons Esq

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Australian Bank of Fortune cheque.

Australian Bank of Fortune cheque.

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Guinea Gold newspaper, 10 January 1943.

Guinea Gold newspaper, 10 January 1943.

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Telegram to Mrs J Parsons with envelope.

Telegram to Mrs J Parsons with envelope.

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Box of military buttons

Box of military buttons

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Typed letter to Sylvia from Ruth.

Typed letter to Sylvia from Ruth.

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Gift card from Rosie and George to Sylvie and Jack.

Gift card from Rosie and George to Sylvie and Jack.

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Envelope addressed to '94194 Cpl Parsons J. / Transport section'

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Envelope addressed to Mrs J. W. Parsons.

Envelope addressed to Mrs J. W. Parsons.

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Daily Telegraph, Wednesday September 12, 1945 with headline: 'TOJO SHOOTS HIMSELF Dying After Attempt to Evade Arrest'.

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Letter concerning plans for new home.

Letter concerning plans for new home.

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Gift card from Ruth and Patsy.

Gift card from Ruth and Patsy.

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Royal Australian Air Force khaki uniform trousers

Royal Australian Air Force khaki uniform trousers

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Photograph album of sepia and black-and-white photographs

Photograph album of sepia and black-and-white photographs

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Telegram envelope.

Telegram envelope.

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Bakelite button with military insignia

Bakelite button with military insignia

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Indicator lamp bezels and button

Indicator lamp bezels and button

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Medals in box

Medals in box

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Receipt for deposit of twenty pounds.

Receipt for deposit of twenty pounds.

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Envelope addressed to Mrs J. W. Parsons.

Envelope addressed to Mrs J. W. Parsons.

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Sydney Morning Herald, 16 August 1945.

Sydney Morning Herald, 16 August 1945.

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Letter to Jack and Sylvia from Mr F Parsons in Liverpool dated August 13th 1943.

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Air mail letter card to Sylvia from Malcolm.

Air mail letter card to Sylvia from Malcolm.

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Letter to L. A. C. Parsons from the Red Cross.

Letter to L. A. C. Parsons from the Red Cross.

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Two page letter.

Two page letter.

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Sergeant Parsons 1939-1945 Star and Pacific Star medals

Sergeant Parsons 1939-1945 Star and Pacific Star medals

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Urgent telegram and envelope to Mrs J Parsons.

Urgent telegram and envelope to Mrs J Parsons.

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Indicator lamp bezel

Indicator lamp bezel

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