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Letter - Australian Citizenship Registration Approval, J.L.W.H. Gung, 03 Apr 1963 Document Reg. No: HT 15772

Letter from K J Smith, Commonwealth Migration Officer for Victoria, Department of Immigration to Mr J L W H Gung of Ascot Vale on 3 April 1963. It details that his registration as an Australian citizen has been approved. The Gung family collection documents their experiences of immigrating and living in Australia from the 1920s to the 1960s and the gradual easing of the White Australia policy.
Yellowing paper with Department letterhead. Printed in black ink. Personal details typed in black. Signature in blue pen.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Jeff Gung, 2006
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 20.70 cm (Width), 26.10 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: chinese immigration, chinese communities, immigration, immigration policies, immigration selection, citizenship, white australia policy
Themes this item is part of: Gung Family Collection, Migration Collection, Samuel Gung, Son of Chinese Migrants (1920-1993)
Primary Classification: MIGRATION
Secondary Classification: Naturalisation & Citizenship
Tertiary Classification: correspondence
Inscriptions: Text: COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA/DEPARTMENT OF IMMIGRATION/COMMONWEALTH CENTRE/CR. LATROBE AND SPRING STREETS,/MELBOURNE C.1./3rd April, 1963./Dear Sir,/I am pleased to inform you that your application for/registration as an Australian citizen has been approved. I/enclose Certificate of Registration No. C(1) 9136/granted in your favour and would be glad to receive your/acknowledgement by return mail on the attached copy of this/letter.
Addressed To: Mr Samuel Gung, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 03 Apr 1963
Sender: K. Smith - Department of Immigration, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 03 Apr 1963

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