Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people should be aware that the National Archives' website and collection contain the names, images and voices of people who have died.
Some records include terms and views that are not appropriate today. They reflect the period in which they were created and are not the views of the National Archives.
A letter sent to Queensland Senator Matthew Reid, regarding the case of a returned soldier, Corporal Joseph Slack.
This is a document regarding Albert Edmund Leane, who was one of more than 1,000 Indigenous servicemen who served during World War I.
A letter from widow Barbara Leane asking for her husband's death to be accepted as war service. Without this decision, she could not receive a pension.
A letter to the editor of The Argus newspaper in August 1915 from Isabella Fothergill, mother of World War I serviceman Jack Fothergill.
Letter confirming status of payment of war gratuity.
These service papers record the movements, promotions, injuries and treatment received by Sergeant Francis Abbott who was killed in action in France in 1918.
A photo from 20 September 1917 of Australian soldiers near Ypres, Belgium, waiting on stretchers to be transported to the Casualty Clearing Station.
This is a black-and-white photograph from 14 September 1917 of soldiers walking past dead horses on Menin Road, Belgium during World War I.
This is an excerpt from a sound recording of the Remembrance Day ceremony at the Australian War Memorial, Canberra.