09 March 2015

100 Hundred Years Ago - 9 March 1915

Australians were horrified at the treatment of the Belgians at the hands of the Germans and organised events to raise funds to provide relief. Territorians held sports meetings and other entertainments to raise money to buy food.

1915 'War Food Fund.', Queanbeyan Age and Queanbeyan Observer (NSW : 1915 - 1927), 9 March, p. 2