April 13, 2024

Careless Acts Breed Tragic Facts – Sergeant James Miller STEWART

Prisoners of War working on the Burma Railway. Grandchester History © Sergeant James Miller Stewart At the end of World War 11, in October 1945, all […]
April 1, 2024

Who Is This Man? Rosewood’s War Trophies

Rosewood History © Unveiling Rosewood’s War Trophies In November 2021, at a Rosewood History Group gathering, I was shown the photo above. It had appeared in the […]
March 30, 2024

A Friendly Visit From The Crew of A German Warship

Marburg History © GERMAN SAILORS VISIT MARBURG & BOONAH One of Germany’s most modern warships, the German Cruiser “Karlsruhe”, reached Brisbane on 18th January 1934 after a […]
February 27, 2024

Major Fred EVANS M.C.

Rosewood History © Fred EVANS and Edith May DAVIES Name: Fred EVANS Occupation: Coal Miner; Under-Manager of the Caledonian Colliery at Walloon; Mine Inspector; Manager Lanefield […]