18 July 2015

100 Hundred Years Ago - Local women contribute to the war effort

Local women contributed to the war effort by making shirts and pyjamas and knitting socks. The local Red Cross were prominent in arranging the production and despatch of the clothes.

1915 ‘District News’, Queanbeyan Age and Queanbeyan Observer (NSW : 1915 - 1927),  13 July 191 5, p.2