It may of some interest to someone.

Depart 5ED/ Perth 11/12/1942 by train to 1ED/ Melbourne
Melbourne - San Francisco 06/03/1943 by ship "SS New Amsterdam" with a stop in NZ
From San Francisco to Taunton (Massachussetts) by train then
Taunton - Halifax (Canada) by train
Halifax to UK (where ?) debarked 17/04/1943 ship "Ile de France"

I look after photo de the 2 ship;

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