is a form of documentary theatre in which plays are constructed from the precise words spoken by people interviewed about a particular event or topic.
Use the digitized Courier Mail in TROVE
National Library of Australia (Find here interviews, newspapers, etc.)
The Kokoda Track (features Video Interviews of Australian soldiers who fought on the Kokoda track.)
UNSW Australian at War Film Archive (2,000 interviews)
Trove (Digitized Australian Newspapers from WW2)
National Portrait Gallery (Interviews with Great Australians such as Weary Dunlop).
Australia. Department of Veteran's Affairs. Australia's War 1939-1945 (Background to Australian's involvement in WW2).
To research BGS oldboys who were involved in World War 2 go to our G: drive where the digitized records of all the BGS Magazine can be found in the folder: G:\BGS Archives\BGS School Magazines – general
The magazines are PDF that are searchable by keywords.
Some BGS Oldboy to research are;
D C S Bennett who was Wing Commander under Bomber Harris, of Bomber Command
He wrote a famous history of the airplane squadrons that marked targets for bombing in a book called Pathfinder.
Sir Charles Spry, and
War diaries of World War 2 (from all countries)