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South Australia - Archival Series

Eden Park Mt Barker Box 2 [Admission Cards] (1957 - 1982)


Information under the following headings: (1) Name, (2) Arrival date, (3) Date of birth, (4) Birth place, (5) Applicant, (6) Name, address, occupation, place of employment, religion of mother and father, (7) Children in family, (8) Name of school and grade of child, (9) Character references, (10) Reasons for admission, (11) Remarks, (12) Date of discharge.


Access Conditions

If you were resident in a Home run by the Salvation Army you are entitled to apply for information and records held by the Territorial Headquarters.

You will be required to provide prooof your identity, such as a drivers licence or birth certificate. If you don't have enough official documents can ask the Care Leavers of Australia Network (CLAN) or the Find & Connect Support Service to confirm your identity to the Salvation Army.

Those applying for information about a third party will need to have the written consent from that person.


Online Resources

Sources used to compile this entry: George, Karen, Finding your own way, Nunkuwarrin Yunti of South Australia Inc., 2005,

Prepared by: Karen George and Gary George