|NAME||Arthur Bertram Belling|
|BORN||Coolamon abt. 1892|
|MILITARY SERIAL NO.||1512A|
|ENLISTED||Sydney, 28 August 1914|
|DISCHARGED||Sydney, 13 October 1916|
Arthur Belling had a Soldier Settlement Block on Mates Estate, Tarcutta. He obtained his Qualification Certificate in 1916. When applying for land, an ex-serviceman was required to complete a Qualification Certificate which was a declaration of his or her status as an ex-service person and eligibility for land. This Certificate was then presented to the Returned Soldiers’ Classification Committee and forwarded with the application to the Local Land Board for processing.
 Information about Arthur was contributed by his son, Hugh Belling.
Sources used to compile this entry
State Records NSW: Department of Lands, NRS 8056, Returned Soldier Settlement miscellaneous files, 1916-39
the Qualification Certificates for Arthur Bertram Belling was located in [19/7034, 1916/00347]
National Archives of Australia: B2455, First Australian Imperial Force Personnel Dossiers (Arthur Bertram Belling) online: http://recordsearch.naa.gov.au/scripts/Imagine.asp?B=3071560