Welcome to the IBCC Digital Archive.

To get started, you can either use the search box on the left or click on the menu options. The Archive comes with a suite of search tools. You can browse it by collection, or explore starting from tags about concepts, events, military units, people and stations. Resources can also be retrieved through a timeline, while maps provide access for places and aerial photographs. An advanced search interface allows cross searching among specific fields. If you are lost, there is a User guide to ease your search for material.

For information on the type of material in the Archive and how it has been constructed, please visit About. For our Collection Policy, please see Preserving archival materials and for an explanation of what we have already published, go to Publishing archival materials.

Details about copyright and complaints can be found at Legal. If you’d like to contact us, our details are at Contact us.

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The IBCC Digital Archive Team

Recently Added Items

Sandy Saunders and a woman in mountain scenery


Sandy and a woman are seated on a grass ledge. In the background are mountains. He is wearing uniform, she is wearing civilian clothes. On the reverse…

Sandy Saunders after plastic surgery


Head and shoulders portrait of Sandy Saunders after facial plastic surgery. On the reverse '26 Nov 1948'.

Sandy Saunders and a woman


Sandy Saunders in uniform, with a woman. Behind is a rope and a planked structure. He is wearing a cap and his face is partly in shade. On the reverse…

Sandy Saunders' Officer Cadet Report


Report written by Major W Lacy, Sandy Saunders' commanding officer on his progress as a cadet. He is described as 'young and impetuous but has guts…