Journal #48 June 2013

A Prisoner in Stalag 383

After fighting in North Africa and Greece, Vic Carle was captured in Crete and interned in Stalag 383, Bavaria, Germany.
by Margaret Clark

Robert and Nancy Broomfield on Dingo Creek, 1889

Ruth Woodward looks at the second generation of Broomfields and a visit there by cousin Peter Wallace in 1889.
by Ruth Woodward and Maurie Garland

The Manning Valley’s Railway Centenary

A Pictorial
Various Sources

John Thomson Chambers: Wingham’s Forgotten Architect

Scottish immigrant Chambers (1870-1954) arrived in Wingham in 1917.
by Penny Teerman

White and Black Living Together: Celebrating the Beliefs of Cinderella (Ella) Jane Simon (1902-1981)

What was Ella Simon saying about assimilation?
by Professor John Ramsland

Looking Back: The Manning Valley’s First Car

Dr John Gormley and “Napoleon”
by Maurie Garland
The Oxley Island Punt Tragedies

The drowning tragedies of 1928 and 1956.
by Maurie Garland

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