International Relations

The eight sources in this section can be used to examine Australia’s relationship with the United Kingdom and the United States during World War II but also includes a source relating to the 1920 visit to Perth of the Prince of Wales.

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Invitation to banquet with the Prince of Wales, Perth, 1920

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John Curtin and Eleanor Roosevelt at an official dinner, Canberra, 1943

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Prime Minister Curtin greets General MacArthur, 1943

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Commonwealth leaders at Prime Ministers' Conference, London, 1944

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Excerpt from an interview with Hazel Craig, 1997 - excerpt 3

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John Curtin at RAF bomber station, UK, 1944

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'British War Leaders' collectors' card depicting John Curtin, 1950


For further information about Australia's international relations during wartime see:

Labour in Government in WA 1920's Labour Movement in WA Elections WW1 & Anti-Conscription Campaign in WA Victorian Socialist Party
Home and Family Life of a Politician John Curtin as PM The PM's Wife The Home Front International Relations