Samuel Jacob - Merauke, a plane crash and the ‘White Australia Policy’
Samuel Jacob – Merauke, a plane crash and the ‘White Australia Policy’
Samuel Jacob, born in Ambon was a headmaster in Merauke, Dutch New Guinea a job he combined with being a ...
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Archaeological research NEI Camp Columbia Wacol Brisbane
Archaeological research NEI Camp Columbia Wacol Brisbane
When the Japanese invaded Netherlands East Indie (NEI) in 1942, most members of the NEI Government had been able to ...
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DACC Paper-based ARCHIVES
DACC Paper-based ARCHIVES
The Dutch Australian Cultural Centre was founded in 1983 and gives as its aims and objectives in its mission statement, ...
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Wrak Amerikaans vliegdekschip uit WOII gevonden in zee Australië 7-3-2018
Wrak Amerikaans vliegdekschip uit WOII gevonden in zee Australië 7-3-2018
Wrak Amerikaans vliegdekschip uit WOII gevonden in zee Australië ...
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Video – The City of Jakarta (Batavia), before 1935 – Tempo Doeloe Jakarta
Explore Batavia, (now Jakarta(, in the years before independence, and travel through the streets of this fabled city, experiencing the ...
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SBS Video – Malabar-Kootwijk uitzending van SBS6 (with Eng. subs)
90 years ago, on May 5, 1923, the telegraph connection between the Netherlands and the Dutch East Indies (now Indonesia) ...
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SBS Video – Peter FitzSimons Talks Batavia 5-4-2016
Peter Fitzsimons with a gruesome tale from Australia's maritime history, taken from ABC Conversations with Richard Fidler. This is a ...
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Video – Hollandia 1960 -1962 Nederlands Nieuw Guinea
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SBS Video – The Duyfken before it leaves Sydney on 3-4-12 for Queensland
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SBS Video – Broome March 1942 – Pilot Henk Hasselo and Navigator Frits van Hulsen remember. 8-3-2012
For many years it was a forgotten day in the Dutch and Australian history books.This year a few of the ...
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SBS Video – First contact memorial the Duyfken – 30-5-2013
The "First Contact Memorial" was unveiled in Mapoon (QLD) on 27 May 2013 by Australian and Dutch officials. It was ...
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SBS Video – Peter FitzSimons at SBS Radio/Dutch about his book Batavia 29-3-2011
How much Dutch and Australian history are intertwined is clear from an entertaining interview Peter gave to SBS Radio /Dutch ...
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SBS Video – Broome honours the fallen and survivors of 1942 – 7-3-2012
3 March 1942, the Japanese attack on Broome. 70 years later the WA government, Federal Australian, Dutch and American governments ...
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Misprint in Indonesian independence and KLM stamps
Misprint in Indonesian independence and KLM stamps
This is an interesting Indonesian stamp album. It is commemorating the first anniversary of the Indonesian revolutionaries declaration of independence ...
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Dutch and American service women at Yeronga Camp Brisbane 1943
Dutch and American service women at Yeronga Camp Brisbane 1943
Michael Macklin Dutch military units moved to Brisbane to serve the NEI Government-in-Exile. A Women’s Army Corps lived at Wacol ...
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Netherlands East Indies Transport Squadron Archerfield Airport Brisbane 1947
Netherlands East Indies Transport Squadron Archerfield Airport Brisbane 1947
Dutch NEITS leaving early 1947Dutchies on the plane. Archerfield staff in front of the plane ...
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Shared Dutch-Australian military history -Introduction
Shared Dutch-Australian military history -Introduction
This essay will discuss historical events during and shortly after WWII that brought Australia, the Netherlands and the emerging country ...
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