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ABORIGINAL ENLISTMENT IN THE FIRST AIF: USEFUL WHEN NEEDED

On 7th August 1916 William Garnet South, Chief Protector of Aborigines, South¬†Australia wrote the following letter to the Officer in Charge, Recruiting Centre, Currie¬†Street Adelaide. As legal guardian of all Half Caste Aboriginal children (vide clause 10 of the Aborigines … Continue reading

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