Australian Newspaper Archives, 1803-2011 An excellent resource produced by the National Library of Australia allowing keyword search of major and regional Australian newspaper archives (1803-2011), with images of original articles shown. Select 'Family Notices' under 'Article Category' to limit the search to birth, death and marriage announcements.
First World War Embarkation Roll Details of approximately 330,000 AIF personnel, recorded as they embarked from Australia for overseas service during the First World War.
Australian Naval Force records, 1903-1911 Service records of approximately 1700 Australian and New Zealand sailors during the period after Federation and immediately before the formation of the Royal Australian Navy
Red Cross Files - World War I Search for Australians listed with the Red Cross as missing or wounded during WWI. Many include digitised copies of letters written by colleagues who assisted with recovery and burial.
Roll of Honour - Australian War Memorial Search the Australian War Memorial's Roll of Honour which includes all Australians who have died in any conflict. Gives details of the date and place of death and burial place.
Commonwealth War Graves search The "Debt of Honour Register" is the Commission's database listing the 1.7 million men and women of the Commonwealth forces who died during the two world wars and the 23,000 cemeteries, memorials and other locations worldwide where they are commemorated.
First World War Nominal Roll Australian War Memorial database of approx 324,000 AIF personnel, recorded to assist with their repatriation to Australia from overseas service following the First World War.
World War II Nominal Roll (Australia) Search Dept of Veterans' Affairs database for service record details by specifying name, service number, honours, place (of birth, of enlistment, or residential locality at enlistment).