01 August 2015

100 Hundred Years Ago - brickworkers' dance

The workers at the Brickyards in Yarralumla held a dance in aid of wounded soldiers and to farewell William Kew  who had enlisted. At least four other men from the Brickyards enlisted during the war; Robert Findlater, Thomas Morgan, Arthur Jacobs and William Stalker.

1915 ‘Federal Brickyards’, The Queanbeyan Leader (NSW : 1915 - 1927),  2 August 1915, p. 2