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Indooroopilly & District Historical Society February Meeting

5pm for 5.30pm Wednesday 14 February 2018 at the Meeting Room, Indooroopilly Library, Indooroopilly Shopping Town. This month the launch of Bev Walker’s book and a talk from Rod Foster and his research into parts of Indooroopilly Advertisements

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“Dear Father – just a few lines to let you know I have done my duty – Sydney. Good-bye all.”

These were the words written by Private Sydney John Penhaligon on a postcard addressed to his father, slipped inside the notebook he carried with him to the First World War. Sydney was hit by shellfire shrapnel on 13 May 1915 … Continue reading

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Brisbane History West is an initiative of the St Lucia History Group, Centenary Suburbs Historical Society, Indooroopilly & District Historical Society, Kenmore and District Historical Society, Moggill Historical Society, Oxley-Chelmer History Group, Richlands, Inala and Suburbs History Group, Taringa History … Continue reading

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