The Memorial is sometimes contacted by people wishing to return items they have found – often medals – to the family of the original recipients or users who served in the Australian Forces.
Unfortunately, this can be quite a challenging and time consuming process and the Memorial does not have the resources to undertake such in-depth research for the public, nor do we have easy access to information about service people’s descendants.
However, we can provide you with some resources and tips to help you try and track down the details of the person the items were issued to and their descendants. This information is detailed below:
WHO WERE THEY ISSUED TO?