Thursday, March 12, 2015

Maitland readers urged to share family histories in Faces of Anzacs

From the Maitland Mercury report:
Imagine how Mrs C. Cliff must have felt when she received this reply to an inquiry about her son, who had been reported wounded in World War I.
Private Albert Cliff left a treasure trove of historic items from his service in World War I.

Alfred Beyer Cliff had enlisted less than a year earlier in Cowell in regional South Australia and had found his way to the war front in Ypres in Belgium, his son Milton explained.

Full article available at Maitland Mercury, March 1, 2015.