Similar items over time

Certificate - First Aid, St John's Ambulance, awarded to Lili Sigalas, 24 Jun 1942 Object Reg. No: HT 2260

St John's Ambulance, First Aid Certificate awarded to Lili Sigalas on 24 June 1942. Lili Sigalas (nee Vrahamis), born in 1904, migrated to Australia in 1922 to marry Letho Sigalas. The couple were married at the Greek Orthodox Church on Victoria Parade, Melbourne in 1923. They moved in a very sociable set, composed of their own young Greek cousins. They had cars, sophistication and some affluence. Lili travelled abroad frequently, both with her family and with friends. She was active in the Melbourne Greek community and was a member of the International Club and the Greek Red Cross. Letho passed away in 1964 and from 1966 onwards Lili divided her time between Melbourne and Greece. She passed away in Melbourne in the 1990s.
Certificate with red and black printed text.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Babette Sigalas, 2003
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 158 mm (Height), 232 mm (Width)

More information

Tagged with: immigration, greek communities, greek immigration, training courses, first aid, certificates
Themes this item is part of: Lili Sigalas, Greek Migrant, 1922, Sigalas Family Collection, Migration Collection
Primary Classification: MIGRATION
Secondary Classification: Settlement - Education & Training
Tertiary Classification: certificates
Awarded To: Mrs Lili Sigalas, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 24 Jun 1942
Awarded By: St Johns Ambulance, Australia, 24 Jun 1942

Add your comment

  • Museum Victoria does not provide valuations, for more information please visit the valuation infosheet
  • Please note that Museum Victoria staff will not normally respond to comments posted on our website.


This item is part of the following themes:

Similar items

Yes No