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Additional resources

Additional resources to explore the impacts of World War Two on Victorian Veterans, their families and society at large.

ACMI collection

In our Words: Stories from Victorian Veterans

A collection of interviews with Victorian veterans including those that fought in WWII.

http://collections.acmi.net.au/

Museums Victoria

Victorian Collections

Within this online platform, there are many collections of World War Two books, memorabilia, newspaper articles, photos and letters.

https://victoriancollections.net.au/

State Library of Victoria

World War 11 Collection

The Library has a large collection of material on World War II, especially relating to Australia’s involvement.

https://www.slv.vic.gov.au/

Australian War Memorial

Australia’s dedicated War Memorial has the Second World War Official Histories, plus photos, letters and other memorabilia.

https://www.awm.gov.au/

Shrine of Remembrance

WWII exhibitions, remembrance services and talks are available on the Shrine of Remembrance website.

https://www.shrine.org.au/

Veterans Heritage Project

The Veterans Heritage Project brings ex-service organisations together with museum professionals to help protect, preserve, and increase access to Victoria’s war heritage.

This website looks back on a century of service by Victorians through a selection of 100 items catalogued and made digitally available to the public during the project.

These objects and oral histories represent hundreds of hours of behind the scenes work by their dedicated custodians and form an enduring digital memorial to our veterans.

https://www.veteransheritageproject.com/

Culture Victoria

A platform which showcases the rich cultural life of Victoria including World War Two stories.

https://cv.vic.gov.au/

ANZAC portal

Extensive resource relating to World War Two and the 75th anniversary of the end of World War Two.

https://anzacportal.dva.gov.au/

Reviewed 10 May 2021

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