Tracing Australian and New Zealand World War One Ancestors

Helen V. Smith
Aug 4, 2020
Want to watch the full webinar?
Join now to access all 2,204 webinars and unlock all features.


Play. Playing.
1m 24s
Play. Playing.
Speaker's Introduction
1m 10s
Play. Playing.
4m 22s
Play. Playing.
National Archives
17m 32s
Play. Playing.
War Memorial
8m 06s
Play. Playing.
2m 29s
Play. Playing.
War Graves Commission
2m 39s
Play. Playing.
1m 29s
Play. Playing.
Adding Life
13m 22s
Play. Playing.
Announcements / prizes
6m 46s
Play. Playing.
Questions / answers
10m 34s

About this webinar

The ANZACs were young men from Australia and New Zealand who answered the call in World War One. Using a variety of records, it is generally possible to trace their service and find out the answer to “What did you do in the war?”

About the speaker

About the speaker

Helen has been researching her family since 1986 with research in Australia, England, Wales and Ireland. She is the author of Death Certificates and Archaic Medical Terms and Google the Genealogist’s Friend and has written for a
Learn more...

Comments (1)

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

1000 characters remaining

Sort by Newest
Sort by Close.
  • Newest
  • Oldest
  • Likes
  1. Legacy Family Tree
    4 years ago

    10 out of 10

    another great one

    Brilliant. Great wealth of resources. Thank You

    Clear and concise – helpful

    Excellent coverage and presentation. One of the best ‘how, when, where and why’ webinars, thank you Helen.

    EXCELLENT presentation – as usual, Great information, Can hardly wait to look at the resources for my people

    Excellent presentation and information.

    excellent presenter, expert knowledge

    Great information, although we are American, my mother had a first cousin in the 3rd Australian Machine Gun Battalion. I previously had his military record, but this seminar led me to the unit diaries. very nice.

    Great webinar. Thanks

    Helen is a very knowledgeable and confident presenter and the pace of the presentation was great.

    Helen is always excellent! Thanks!

    Helen Smith provided me with many hints to find out my family war service. Thank you for a very informative and interesting Webinar.

    Helen was a great speaker, and very knowledgeable. So much so, that I am going to take advantage of the 10% discount to join to listen to her past and future webinars. Then I’m going to try and obtain my Great Grandfathers Gallipoli Medallion,. 🙂

    Helen’s presentation was clear, interesting and very informative. I learned much even though I have already researched my WW1 relatives. Now I know where to go to find more info.

    I have done this type of research and found a few things I had not thought about doing

    my son in law has Australian ancestor so interesting

    Once again very informative. I’m glad I can go back & will be able to stop the presentation to catch the words that are sometimes hard to pickup because of the slight ascent. Very good.

    Thanks Helen as always your webinars are packed full of great ways to further one’s knowledge to do research on our ancestors

    Very comprehensive. The syllabus will be handy for referring to some useful tips.

    Very good and informative.

    very informative

    Very informative

    Very interesting and informative


Related Webinars