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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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Grandfather Arthur Adams Shearers Biscuits

In July 2013 on our way up to Cape York, we visited Brenda, daughter ¬†of Tess Adams and cousin of my father Ross Adams. It was from Brenda that I first learned of the sad story of how Matilda Adams … Continue reading

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