Officers of the 4th Queensland Contingent, returned from the Boer War, 1901

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When: 01 January 1901

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Creator: Unidentified

Location: Queensladn, Australia

Description:The 4th Queensland Contingent, the Queensland Imperial Bushman, returned to Brisbane on the Britannic, 5 August 1901.

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Owner: State Library of Queensland, Australia
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    godisinusall (GreyReb or Chris)

    • 31/May/2013 13:34:28

    Thank you for sharing !! Sorry if I am not connecting as fast I use to. This new Flickr is to slow for this old timer :-)Have a grand weekend !!

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    luisa marie2010

    • 01/Jun/2013 06:27:57

    I love this picture, thank you for sharing

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    blokes 2012

    • 28/Jul/2013 02:58:52

    I guess that there are no names known for this photo.?

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    State Library of Queensland, Australia

    • 28/Jul/2013 12:16:59

    [[email protected]] None that we know of, more's the pity. It's possible they were named in the newspaper in the shipping lists,, fancy a detective hint?

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    blokes 2012

    • 04/Aug/2013 10:56:23

    My Great grand dad was in a Queensland contingent that went to the Boer war.John Wright from Texas.

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    State Library of Queensland, Australia

    • 05/Aug/2013 02:51:27

    [[email protected]] We are just about to bring online an index of photographs from the newspaper of Quenslanders who fought in the Boer War. You may just find a photo of him there. We'll let you know when the index is live.

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    blokes 2012

    • 05/Aug/2013 21:06:48

    OK Thanks.