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Military Resources: Personal experiences

This State Library of South Australia guide to military related information includes medals, militia and Australian involvement in conflicts. The emphasis is on South Australian resources.

Personal experiences

Background reading

Diaries and Personal Accounts

These resources are only available for use onsite. However, if you are unable to come into the Library you can use our Ask Us service. The Ask Us service enables you to submit questions to our librarians who will attempt to provide you with helpful information. The basic research service is free although there are charges for copying.

Digitised material

You can view a selection of digitised material reflecting personal experiences and creative responses to war on South Australians at War. This includes:

For example, below you can see an image from Drawings of staff at Loveday Internment Camp and Repatriation Hospital by Jack Treloar,1946.

Archival material

These are a few of the resources available for use onsite. However, if you are unable to come into the Library you can use our Ask Us service. The Ask Us service enables you to submit questions to our librarians who will attempt to provide you with helpful information. The basic research service is free although there are charges for copying.