Monday, March 26, 2012

The First Wave - Beyond a White Australia (includes interviews and passenger list - Greeks and Cypriots)



"On April 20, 1947, the Egyptian-registered SS Misr docked in Melbourne with its multicultural human cargo: 624 men, women and children from 26 different countries, plucked from ports in the Mediterranean, Middle East and East Africa."

This website includes passenger stories - Six (6) interviews with Greek immigrants - Two (2) of which are videos and the MISR passenger list which includes 209 Greeks and 34 Cypriots.



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