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And He Led His Two White Percheron Horses across the Battlefields of Europe in WW1

In his younger days … a larrikin son of Ireland, Scotland and Sussex, a Bogga boy … sometime shearer, horse breaker, boxer, grazier, community leader, and a nephew of one of Australia’s greatest jockeys.. But on the battlefields of WWI … Continue reading

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A Visit to the Boggabilla Cemetery – September 2013

On our way back from Cape York in 2013 we visited Dad’s cousin Doug Adams and his wife Carol – it was really nice to meet family members last seen years ago. We also visited the Boggabilla Cemetery where some … Continue reading

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