May 13, 2020 in Mining and Goldfields

Kalgoorlie Riots

  KALGOORLIE RIOTS By A. PARENTICH for the Croatian History Group (www.croatiansinwa .com.au) INTRODUCTION During the early 1930s- the Depression years- times were difficult throughout the world. It was no…
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February 4, 2019 in Chiropractic

K Martinovich

The chiropractic profession in Western Australia had its genesis in the West Australian  Goldfields and is documented in this extract from the Australian Dictionary of Biography Martinovich, Kristé (1903–1966) by…
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January 31, 2019 in Sport

Croatians in Sport in WA

                                                        CROATIANS in…
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January 30, 2019 in Medicine

Medical Practitioners in WA

Medical Practitioners of Croatian origin in WA Compiled by N Marinovich   The overwhelming majority of Croatian immigrants to Australia in the late 19th and early 20th century had little…
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October 26, 2017 in Business, Engineering

VEEM and Miocevich family

Miocevich Family history Article 1 Article 2 Article 3
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July 20, 2017 in Biographies, S

Starcevich,Leslie Tomislav (Thomas), VC

Leslie Tomislav (Thomas) Starcevich (1918-1989), soldier, was born on 5 September 1918 at Subiaco, Western Australia, third of ten children of Croatian-born Joseph Starcevich, miner, and his English-born wife Gertrude…
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March 21, 2017 in A, Biographies

ANTUNOVICH Joe

The West Australian, Thursday, July 08, 2010; Section: Classifieds, Page: 52 Migrant’s son dug out WA Croatian stories JOE ANTUNOVICH LIQUOR STORE OWNER BORN: FREMANTLE, 1941 DIED: MURDOCH, AGED 68Joe…
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March 19, 2017 in Biographies, V

VLAHOV Ante (2147)

Ante Vlahov born Šepurine on the Island of Prvić Šepurine. Reminder: Complete biography. (more…)
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March 17, 2017 in Biographies, C

CHOKOLICH John (Father)

A life of war, passion and friendship: Father Chokolich dies A life of love for God's people: Fr John Chokolich obituary FROM:  The Record.com ~ By Sr Frances Stibi PBVM…
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March 17, 2017 in B, Biographies

BILICH Nicholas (brother)

Brother Nicholas Genesisus Bilich, CFC (6 July 1930 - 21 March 2000) “Said the river to the seeker. ‘Does one really have to fret about life? No matter which way…
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