Great War

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Looking Back history feature: Australian Nationality and Mrs Hunter

Originally posted on Looking Back:
Sergeant Norman H. Hunter Lieutenant Reginald Hunter WHILE staying for a holiday at Thirroul in 1917, Ena Hunter, of Sydney, attended a local political meeting to rally support for Labor candidate Billy Davies, for the coming state election. The mother of two, who had lost a 19-year-old son, Sergeant Norman…

Looking Back: A story of war, love and two mining towns

By MICK ROBERTS. AN HONOUR roll in Corrimal Uniting Church – not unlike memorials in community halls all around Australia – has revealed a tragic love story that spanned the globe. The tablet lists 21 local men from the church who served in the Great War, with one name, however, remaining a mystery to local … Continue reading

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