Re-Member (Former Members)

A

AA
Assistant Adjutant
AAIA
Associate of the Australian Institute of Advertising
AAICA
Australian Associate of the Commonwealth Institute of Accountants
AAMC
Australian Army Medical Corps
A and H
Agricultural and Horticultural
A and P
Agricultural and Pastoral
A´Asia
Australasian
AASA
Associate of the Australian Society of Accountants
ABC
Australian Broadcasting Commission/Corporation
AC
Companion of the Order of Australia
ACIS
Associate of the Chartered Institute of Secretaries
ACROD
National Industry Association for Disability Services
ACSDM
Australian Council of Soft Drink Manufacturers
ACSPA
Australian Council of Salaried and Professional Associations
ACT
Australian Capital Territory
ACTT
Accredited Course of Teacher Training
ACTU
Australian Council of Trade Unions
ADC
Aide-de-Camp
admin
Administrative, administration
AEA
Air Efficiency Award
AEEMA
Australian Electrical & Electronic Manufacturers Association
AEME
Australian Electrical and Mechanical Engineers
AEU
Amalgamated Engineering Union
AFA
Australian Field Artillery
AFAIM
Associate Fellow of the Australian Institute of Management
AFC
Australian Flying Corps
AFIA
Associate of the Federal Institute of Accountants
AFL
Australian Football League
AFS
Australian Foremen´s Society
AFULE
Australian Federated Union of Locomotive Enginemen
A-G
Adjutant-General
A-g LHQ
Adjutant-General Land Headquarters
agric.
Agriculture, agricultural
AICD
Australian Institute of Company Directors
AIF
Australian Imperial Force
AIMA
Associate of the Institute of Municipal Administration
AIPS
Australian Institute of Political Science
AJA
Australian Journalists´ Association
AK
Knight of the Order of Australia
ALAA
Associate of the Library Association of Australia
ALCOA
Aluminium Company of America
ALH
Australian Light Horse
ALIA
Australian Library & Information Association
ALP
Australian Labor Party
AM
Member of the Order of Australia
AMA
Australian Medical Association
AMF
Australian Military Forces
AMP
Australian Mutual Provident Society
AMSWU
Australian Metal Workers and Shipwrights Union
AMWU
Amalgamated Metal Workers Union
ANA
Australian Natives Association
ANFC
Australian National Football Council
ANU
Australian National University
ANZ
Australia-New Zealand
AO
Officer of the Order of Australia
AOC
Australian Olympics Commission
APEX
Associate of Professional, Executive, Clerical and Computer Staffs
APSA
Australian Public Service Association
APPU
Australian Primary Producers´ Union
ARACI
Associate of the Royal Australian Chemical Institute
ARAIA
Associate of the Royal Australian Institute of Architects
ARAPI
Affiliate of the Royal Australian Planning Institute
ARIBA
Associate of the Royal Institute of British Architects
ARP
Air Raid Precautions
arr.
Arrived
ARU
Australian Railways Union
ASC
Australian Signal Corps
ASE
Australasian Society of Engineers
ASEA
Association of South East Asia
ASEAN
Association of South East Asian Nations
Assn
Association
asst
Assistant
AUP
Australian United Press
AUS
Australian Union of Students
Aust.
Australia, Australian
AVA
Australian Veterinary Association
AWNL
Australian Women´s National League
AWU
Australian Workers´ Union

B

B., b.
born
BA
Bachelor of Arts
BAgrSc
Bachelor of Agricultural Science
BAppSc
Bachelor of Applied Science
BArch
Bachelor of Architecture
BBus
Bachelor of Business
BCom
Bachelor of Commerce
BD
Bachelor of Divinity
bd
Board
bde
Brigade
b/e
By-election
BE
Bachelor of Engineering
BEc
Bachelor of Economics
BEd
Bachelor of Education
B Physical Ed
Bachelor of Physical Education
BHP
The Broken Hill Proprietary Compant Ltd
BJuris
Bachelor of Jurisprudence
BMA
British Medical Association
bn
Battalion
Biochem.
Biochemical
BP
British Petroleum
Brit.
British
bros
Brothers
BSc
Bachelor of Science
BSocW
Bachelor of Social Work
Bt
Baronet
BTEC
Brucellosis and Tuberculosis Eradication Campaign
BVSc
Bachelor of Veterinary Science

C

c.
Circa
C
Church
CACCI
Confederation of Asian Chambers of Commerce
CAE
College of Advanced Education
CAF
Citizen Air Force
capt.
Captain
Cath.
Catholic
cav.
Cavalry
CB
Companion of the Bath
CBA
Commercial Bank of Australia
CBC
Christain Brothers College
CBE
Commander of the Order of the British Empire
CBOA
Commonwealth Bank Officers Association
CBS
Christian Brothers School
CC
Cricket Club
CE
Civil Engineer
CEGGS
Church of England Girls´ Grammar School
cem.
Cemetery
CERES
Centre for Education and Research into Environmental Strategies
CES
Commonwealth Employment Service
CFA
Country Fire Authority
CFBB
Country Fire Brigades Board
Ch.
Chamber
CH
Companion of Honour
ChB
Bachelor of Surgery
ChM
Master of Surgery
chmn
Chairman
CIB
Criminal Investigation Branch
CIRE
Companion Institute of Radio Engineers
CIT
Caulfield (Chisholm) Institute of Technology
CIV
Commonwealth Institute of Valuers
cl.
Council
CMF
Citizen Military Forces
CMG
Companion of the Order of St Michael and St George
co.
Company
CO
Commanding Officer
C of E
Church of England
col
Colonel
coll.
College
com.
Commission
comr
Commissioner
Cong.
Congregationalist
Cons.
Conservative
cont.
Contested
co-op.
Co-operative
corp.
Corporation
CP
Country Party
CPA
Certified Practicing Accountant
CPA
Commonwealth Parliamentary Association
CPSU
Community & Public Sector Union
crem.
Crematorium, cremated
CSIR
Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research
CSIRO
Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation
CSM
Company Sergeant Major
cttee
Committee
CVO
Commander of the Royal Victorian Order
Cwealth
Commonwealth
CYMS
Catholic Young Men´s Society
CYSS
Community Youth Support Scheme

D

d.
Daughter
D.
Died
DAQMG
Deputy Assistant Quartermaster General
DCM
Distinguished Conduct Medal
DCR
District Chief Ruler
DDR
District Deputy Ruler
dec.
Deceased
dept
Department
DFC
Distinguished Flying Cross
Dip
Diploma
Dip Arch
Diploma of Architecture
Dip Agr
Diploma of Agriculture
Dip Bus
Diploma of Business Studies
Dip CE
Diploma of Civil Engineering
Dip Com
Diploma of Commerce
Dip Crim
Diploma of Criminology
Dip Ed
Diploma of Education
Dip Hum
Diploma of Humanities
Dip L
Diploma of Law
Dip Pharm
Diploma of Pharmacy
Dip Phil
Diploma of Philosophy
Dip Phys Ed
Diploma of Physical Education
Dip Pub Policy
Diploma of Public Policy
Dip T
Diploma of Teaching
dir
Director
dist
District
div.
Division
DLP
Democratic Labor Party
DPA
Diploma in Public Administration
Dip YW
Diploma of Youth Work
DSO
Distinguished Service Order
DVSM
Diploma of Veterinary Science Medicine

E

E
East
ed
Educated
ed.
Editor
ED
Efficiency Decoration
edn
Edition
educ.
Education
Eng.
England
engr.
Engineering
EPA
Empire Parliamentary Association
EPA
Environment Protection Authority
ES & A Bank
English, Scottish and Australian Bank
estd
Established
ETU
Electrical Trades Union
exec.
Executive
exhib.
Exhibition

F

FA
Field Ambulance
FAAE
Fellow of the Association of Automotive Engineers
FAB
Field Artillery Brigade
FAIBM
Fellow of the Australian Institute of Business Management
FAICD
Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors
FAIM
Fellow of the Australian Institute of Management
FASA
Fellow of the Australian Society of Accountants
FC
Football Club
FCA
Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants
FCIS
Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Secretaries
FCIV
Fellow of the Commonwealth Institute of Valuers
FEA
Federal Electorate Assembly
FEC
Federal Electorate Council
fed.
Federal, federated, federation
FEDFA
Federated Engine Drivers´ and Firemen´s Association
FFIA
Fellow of the Federal Institute of Accountants
FICA
Fellow of the Commonwealth Institute of Accountancy
FID
Fellow of the Institute of Directors
FIIA
Fellow of the International Institute of Accountants
FILEF
Federazione Italiana Lavorati Emigrati Famiglie
(Federation of Italian Migrant Workers and their Families)
FIMA
Fellow of the Institute of Municipal Administration
FIT
Footscray Institute of Technology
FRACS
Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
FRAIA
Fellow of the Royal Australian Institute of Architects
FRCS
Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons
FRS
Fellow of the Royal Society
FSAA
Fellow of the Society of Incorporated Accountants and Auditors
FSSE
Fellow of the Society of Senior Executives

G

GCB
Knight Grand Cross of the Bath
GCMG
Knight Grand Cross of the Order of St Michael and St George
gen.
General
geog.
Geography, geographical
GHQ
General Headquarters
GIAE
Gippsland Institute of Advanced Education
gov.
Government
GMH
General Motors-Holden
grad.
Graduate
Grad Dip
Graduate Diploma
Grad Dip Bus Admin
Graduate Diploma of Business Administration
Grad Dip Ed
Graduate Diploma of Education
Grad Dip Ed Admin
Graduate Diploma of Education Administration
Grad Dip Urb Soc
Graduate Diploma of Urban Sociology

H

HACSU
Health and Community Service Union
HBA
Hospital Benefits Association
HEF
Hospital Employees Association
hist.
Historical
HM
His/Her Majesty
HMAS
His/Her Majesty´s Australian Ship
hon.
Honorary
Hons
Honours
hort.
Horticulture, horticultural
hosp.
Hospital
HQ
Headquarters
HS
High School
HSC
Higher School Certificate
HSUA
Health Services Union of Australia

I

I Ave E CI
Institute of Automotive Engineers Council
IC
In command
ICAO
International Civil Aviation Organisation
ILO
Internal Labor Organisation
Inc.
Incorporated
incl.
Including
Ind.
Independent
internatl
International
IOC
International Olympic Committee
IPA
Institute of Public Affairs
IPU
International Parliamentary Union

J

J.
Justice
JP
Justice of the Peace
jr
Junior

K

KBE
Knight of the Order of the British Empire
KC
King´s Counsel
KCB
Knight Commander of the Order of Bath
KCMG
Knight Commander of the Order of St Michael and St George
KCVO
Knight Commander of the Royal Victorian Order
KStJ
Knight of the Order of St John of Jerusalem
Kt
Knight
KT
Knight of the Order of the Thistle

L

LA
Legislative Assembly
LC
Legislative Council
LCP
Liberal Country Party
LHMU
Liquor, Hospitality and Miscellaneous Workers´ Union
Lib.
Liberal
LICA
Licentiate of the Commonwealth Institute of Accountants
lieut
Lieutenant
liet-col.
Lieutenant-Colonel
Litt. D
Doctor of Letters
LLB
Bachelor of Laws
LLD
Doctor of Laws
LLM
Master of Laws
LP
Liberal Party
LRCP
Licentiate of the Royal College of Physicians
LRCS
Licentiate of the Royal College of Surgeons
LRCSI
Licentiate of the Royal Colleges of Surgeons of Ireland
LTAA
Lawn Tennis Association of Australia
LTAV
Lawn Tennis Association of Victoria
Ltd
Limited

M

m.
Married
MA
Master of Arts
MAcc
Master of Accounting
MACE
Member of the Australian College of Education
MACVSc
Member of the Australian College of Veterinary Scientists
MAIAS
Member of the Australian Institute of Agricultural Science
MAIM
Member of the Australian Institute of Management
MArch
Master of Architecture
MAV
Municipal Association of Victoria
MB
Bachelor of Medicine
MBA
Master of Business Administration
MBE
Member of the Order of the British Empire
mber
Member
MC
Military Cross
MCC
Marylebone Cricket Club
MCC
Melbourne Cricket Club
MCG
Melbourne Cricket Ground
MCom
Master of Commerce
MD
Doctor of Medicine
MEAA
Media Entertainment Arts Alliance
MEc
Master of Economics
Melb.
Melbourne
MEngSc
Master Engineering Science
metrop.
Metropolitan
Meth.
Methodist
MEU
Municipal Employees Union
MFBB
Metropolitan Fire Brigades Board
mgr
Manager
MHR
Member of the House of Representatives
m.i.d.
Mentioned in despatches
M Int Law
Master of International Law
Min.
Minister, ministerialist
Min w/t Port
Minister without Portfolio
MLA
Member of the Legislative Assembly
MLC
Member of the Legislative Council
MLitt
Master of Literature
MM
Military Medal
MMBW
Melbourne and Metropolitan Board of Works
MMFB
Melbourne and Metropolitan Fire Brigade
MMTB
Melbourne and Metropolitan Tramways Board
MO
Medical Officer
MOA
Municipal Officers
MP
Member of Parliament
MPRIA
Member of the Public Relations Institute of Australia
MPS
Member Pharmaceutical Society
MPRCS
Member of the Royal College of Surgeons
MSc
Master of Science
MT
Motor Transport
MVRC
Moonee Valley Racing Club
MVSc
Master of Veterinary Science
MWU
Miscellaneous Workers´ Union

N

N
North
NA
North America
Nat.
Nationalist
NAT
Nationals
natl
National
NCO
Non-commissioned officer
NL
No liability
no.
Number
NP
National Party
nr
Near
NSW
New South Wales
NT
Northern Territory
NTCLP
Northern Territory Country Liberal Party
Nthn
Northern
NUAUS
National Union of Australian University Students
NW
North Western
NZ
New Zealand

O

OAM
Medal of the Order of Australia
OBE
Officer of the British Empire
occ.
Occasionally
OECD
Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development
off.
Office
OIC
Officer in Charge
org.
Organisation

P

P and A
Pastoral and Agricultural
P and C
Parents and Citizens
P and O
Peninsular and Oriental Steamship Company
PALS
Partnership and Linking for the Seriously Mentally Ill
parl.
Parliament, parliamentary
PC
Privy Counsellor
PhC
Pharmaceutical Chemist
PhD
Doctor of Philosophy
phys.
Physical
PLC
Political Labor Council
PMG
Postmaster-General
PNG
Papua-New Guinea
POW
Prisoner of war
PPL
Progressive Political League
PPU
Primary Producers Union
Prep.
Preparatory
pres.
President
Presb.
Presbyterian
Prim.
Primitive
pro.
Professional
Prof.
Professor
Prot
Protestant
prov.
Province
PS
Primary School
PTTA
Postal Telegraphists and Technicians Association
Pty
Proprietary
PWU
Postal Workers Union

Q

QC
Queen´s Counsel
Qld
Queensland
QMG
Quartermater-General
q.v.
quod vide (which see)

R

RAAF
Royal Australian Air Force
RACS
Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
RACT
Royal Australian Corps of Transport
RACV
Royal Automobile Club of Victoria
RAE
Royal Australian Engineers
RAF
Royal Air Force
RAIA
Royal Australian Institute of Architects
RAIPA
Royal Australian Institute of Public Administration
RAN
Royal Australian Navy
RANVR
Royal Australian Naval Volunteer Reserve
RASC
Royal Australian Service Corps
RC
Roman Catholic
REIV
Real Estate Institute of Victoria
regt
Regiment
rep.
Representative
repat.
Repatriation
RESI
Real Estate and Stock Institute
Rev.
Reverend
RFA
Royal Airfield Artillery
RFC
Royal Flying Corps
RMD
Resident Medical Doctor
RMIT
Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology
RMO
Resident Medical Officer
RMS
Royal Mail Steamer
RN
Royal Navy
Roy. Com.
Royal Commission
Roy. Geog. Soc
Royal Geographical Society
RPNG
Royal Papua-New Guinea
RSL
Returned Service League of Australia
RSPCA
Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals
RVHS
Royal Victorian Historical Society
RVIA
Royal Victorian Institute of Architects
RVIB
Royal Victorian Institute for the Blind
RWU
Rural Workers Union

S

s.
Son
S
South
SA
South Australia
S Africa
South Africa
SC
Secondary College
sch.
School
Scot.
Scotland
sec.
Secretary
SEC
State Electricity Commission
SECV
State Electricity Commission of Victoria
Sen.
Senator
sgt
Sergeant
SMO
Senior Medical Officer
snr.
Senior
Soc.
Society
SOLO
Supporters of Law & Order
SPSF
State Public Services Federation (Vic.)
SPC
Shepparton Fruit Preserving Company Ltd.
SPEECH
Society to Promote Essendon Education for Children with Communication Handicaps
sr
Senior
SRC
Students´ Representative Council
SRMD
Senior Resident Medical Doctor
st
Street
St.
Saint
stn
Station
Sthn
Southern
Supp.
Supplement
SW
South Western
Switz.
Switzerland
Syd.
Sydney

T

TAA
Trans Australia Airlines
TAB
Totalisator Agency Board
TAFE
Technical and Further Education
Tas.
Tasmania
TB
Tuberculosis
TCB
Trotting Control Board
T & CPA
Town and Country Planning Authority
tech.
Technical
THC
Trades Hall Council
ThL
Licentiate in Theology
TLC
Trades and Labour Council
TPI
Totally and permanently incapacitated
TPNG
Territory of Papua-New Guinea
TPTC
Trained Primary Teacher´s Certificate
TSTC
Trained Secondary Teacher´s Certificate
treas.
Treasurer
TSpTC
Trained Special Teacher´s Certificate
TSTC
Trained Secondary Teacher´s Certificate
TTAV
Technical Teachers Association of Victoria (renamed TTU (Union) V)
t´tee
Trustee
TTrIC
Trained Trade Instructor´s Certificate

U

UAP
United Australia Party
UDV
United Dairyfarmers of Victoria
UK
United Kingdom
ULP
United Labor Party
UN
United Nations
UNCTAD
United Nations Commission for Trade and Development
univ.
University
unm.
Unmarried
USA
United States of America
USSR
United Socialist Soviet Republics

V

v.
Vice
VATC
Victoria Amateur Turf Club
VC
Victoria Cross
VD
Volunteers Officers´ Decoration
VDA
Victorian Dairyfamers Association
VDC
Volunteer Defence Corps
VDL
Van Diemen´s Land
VCA
Victorian Cricket Association
VECCI
Victorian Employers´ Chamber of Commerce and Industry
Vet.
Veterinary
VFA
Victorian Football Association
VFF
Victorian Farmers Federation
VFGA
Victorian Farmers and Graziers Association
VFL
Victorian Football League
VFU
Victorian Farmers Union
Vic.
Victoria, Victorian
VIE
Victorian Institute of Engineers
VIS
Victorian Institute of Sport
VISE
Victorian Institute of Secondary Education
VPSA
Victorian Public Service Association
VRC
Victoria Racing Club
VRU
Victorian Railways Union
VSP
Victorian Socialist Party
VSTA
Victorian Secondary Teachers Association
VTU
Victorian Teachers Union

W

W
West
WA
Western Australia
WAGS
We Are Geelong Supporters
wks
Works
Wm
William
WMC
Western Mining Corporation
WUS
World University Service
WWI
World War I
WWII
World War II

Y

Y
Young
YMCA
Young Men´s Christian Association
YWCA
Young Women´s Christian Association
yr
Year