Historical Research of Extant Finds and other Historical items
for Living Historians & Re-enactors
by Jennifer Baker

Looking for the Evidence


WW1 Research Blog

  • Received a beautiful present in the mail today Received a beautiful present in the mail today of a signed copy of "Women to the Front" by Heather Sheard and Ruth Lee, from Heather as a Thank you for the help my research website Looking for the Evidence gave to her in the research for her writing the book.Thank you Heather and I wish you and Ruth all the best with your wonderful Book "Women to the Front" on the work of Australian Women Doctors at WW1                                            Jennifer      
    Posted 17 Mar 2019, 18:55 by Jenny Baker
  • Photos of VADs on the RMS Osterley on 27 Sept 1916 Photos of VADs on the RMS Osterley              on 27 Sept 1916Sue Wragg  has very kindly sent me these photos and and the following  email about her grandmother Doris Susan Margaret Marshall   & the VADs who travelled on RMS Osterley on              27 Sept 1916  I have found the following newspaper report on them Hi Jenny, I was excited to discover your page about VADs etc and thought you might like some further entries. My grandmother, Doris Susan Margaret Marshall is listed on the British Red Cross site. Her service in the UK was brief but she continued to work with long term injured soldiers, particularly those suffering from shell shock at a private hospital run by a family member after her ...
    Posted 22 Feb 2018, 17:56 by Jenny Baker
  • Article on Dr Laura E. Forster by Rob Wagner Article on Dr Laura E. Forster by Rob Wagner7 Feb 2018 : Received a lovely email today from Rob Wagner today sharing with me his recently published article on Dr. Laura E. Forster, the Australian physician who sacrificed her life during World War I which was published in Sabretache vol.LVIII, no.4 — December 2017It is a beautifully researched tribute to her war service and it is an honour to share it with you - Jenny
    Posted 6 Feb 2018, 14:23 by Jenny Baker
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Dark Ages - Viking Research






17th & 19th Century Research


Australian Women at WW1 Research 

WW1 Resources for Re-enactors

New Zealand Volunteer Sisterhood 

Victorian & Military Railway Research 

Women of the Victorian Railways

The Edith Cavell locomotive

Victorian Railways - WW1 Military Trains And Other Areas of Service

Victorian Railways - WW11 Rolls of Honour and Obituaries Lists

Victorian Railways WWII Ambulance Train

Other Research 

Underwater Explorers club of Victoria

Links to Other Webpages by Jenny

Thatshim & Indunna’s Historical re~creation Projects
Frontiers Living History Group
Hodegon NVG

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