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NAIDOC Week 2014 l Serving country: centenary and beyond

NAIDOC Week 2014 l Serving country: centenary and beyond

Indigenous Servicemen in the State Library collection

Mark Richard Wortley - NSW servicemen portraits, 1918-19


Date of Birth: 13.8.1893

Date of Enlistment: 9.7.1918

Trade or Calling: Labourer

Born in or near what Town: Narrabri NSW

Address prior to Enlistment: Baradine NSW

Rank, Number, Battalion, Distinctions: Pte 60307 20th ADUS

Casualties and where: RTA 20.7.1919

Name & Address of Next of Kin: Mrs M. Wortley Baradine NSW (Wife)

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