Oral History Australia
Giving Voice to the Past

AWARD - WA member

by | April 9, 2018

Prominent Western Australian oral historian John Ferrell was awarded the Medal of the Order of Australia (OAM) in the General Division earlier this year.

The award was for service to community history in Western Australia including work as an oral historian, in Western Australian parliamentary history and as president of the Western Australian Branch of the Oral History Association of Australia (now Oral History Australia) from 1982 to 1984 and 1993 to 1996.