From life on the sea to a war in the air: Edmund James Lee Barker's war - 1427 2nd Air Mechanic Edmund James Lee Barker, Australian Flying Corps, 8th Reinforcements. A group of Australian Flying Corps men awaiting embarkation. I...
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|Source: Lost Lives.|
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|Elizabeth Street, Moonee Ponds is on the far left of the MMBW plan dated 1904. Source: State Library of Victoria, http://handle.slv.vic.gov.au/10381/125450|