JewishGen Discussion Group #JewishGen (Australia and New Zealand) Ancestry Opens its Collection of Australian and New Zealand for Anzac Day #general
Jan Meisels Allen
Ancestry.au ( Australia) is opening their Australian, New Zealand and UK
collection through 11:59PM AEST on Tuesday, April 25,2017 to celebrate Anzac
Day. To convert time to your local time zone go to:
https://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/converter.html To access the free
collection go to: http://www.ancestry.com.au/cs/anzac-day Fill out the
form with a name you are searching. Then a list of records will appear. When
you access the record you will be asked to register with your name, email
address and password. No credit card information is required.
If you click on the green "start free trial give me access" on the right of
the entry page, this is **not** the collection free trial and if you click on
that it will direct you to subscribe.
When you do your search a list of records will appear and click on the green
"view". When the record opens you can save it to your computer or if you
want to print or download the record click on the tools icon.
If you search collections other than the featured collection or past the
free access time, you will be invited to subscribe with your credit card.
Anzac Day is the solemn day of remembrance of those Australian and New
Zealand Army Corps soldiers who have fought and died for their country, and
is marked annually on the anniversary of the Gallipoli campaign of the First
World War. Anzac Day is celebrated each year on April 25.
I have no affiliation with Ancestry and am posting this solely for the
information of the reader.
Jan Meisels Allen
Chairperson, IAJGS Public Records Access Monitoring Committee