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Acceptance of refugees during World War II – letter on behalf of Prime Minister John Curtin
This letter from 17 October 1941 was written by John J Dedman on behalf of the Prime Minister in response to a letter from Robert J Caldwell regarding the acceptance of refugees escaping Nazi oppression in World War II.
Australian Army Medical Women's Service – Government recruitment brochure
This is a government recruitment brochure designed to encourage women to join the Australian Army Medical Women's Service (AAMWS). The brochure describes the types of jobs that were available and includes details of conditions of service and rates of pay.