Australia, Tasmania—Military Records, 1878–1903

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About This Project

  • This project contains military volunteer records from Tasmania, Australia.

How to Help with This Project

  • If you have not already done so, you must register as an indexing volunteer. To register and to download and install the indexing program, click here for the indexing home page. Click Get Started, and follow the instructions on the page.
  • After you register, click the Begin Indexing link on the indexing home page, and sign in to the indexing program with your username and password. Then click Download Batch, and select this project name from the list. To see the project name on the list, you may need to select Show all projects at the top of the Download Batch window.

Skill Level: Intermediate

  • This project is recommended for volunteers who are familiar with the indexing process and are comfortable using various system features.

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Characteristics and Description

  • This project includes three record types: enrollments (registers and forms), statutory declarations, and certificates of discharge.
  • The records were handwritten on preprinted forms or in paragraphs.
  • While most batches have up to 15 images, batches of enrollment registers contain a single image.
  • Most images contain a single record. Enrollment registers may contain 15 or more records.

Records Access

  • The completed index and links to digital images will be freely accessible online to the general public when the collection is published.

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