Deposit N401 - Sailors' Soldiers' and Airmen's Fathers' Association Co-operative Housing Society deposit

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Sailors' Soldiers' and Airmen's Fathers' Association Co-operative Housing Society deposit


  • 1946 - 1980 (Creation)

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22 type 1 boxes (4.5m)

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(c. 1956 - c. 1980)

Biographical history

The Co-op Society was affiliated with the Sailors' Soldiers' and Airmen's Fathers' Association of Australia. The Sailors and Soldiers Fathers' Association was established in the First World War and had branches in most states. The group actively involved themselves with hospital visits, repatriation issues, employment of returned servicemen and the establishment of returned servicemen's rights relating to principles such as pensions and housing.

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Financial records, insurance papers, composite registers, correspondence, meeting papers, minute books, membership applications and printed material. Includes a large number of applications with house plans and specifications.


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Researchers must sign an access agreement

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Previous accession number: Z375

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Dates of creation revision deletion

Entered from deposit description on 19 November 2012. Revised and converted to N401 by Rachel Armstrong, January 2019.




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