19 September 2015

100 Hundred Years Ago - sock knitting for the war effort

The entire community was encouraged to become involved in supporting the war effort – even children. The pupils at Queanbeyan Public School took up knitting socks as part of their contribution.

1915 ‘No title’, The Queanbeyan Leader (NSW : 1905 - 1916), 13 September 1915, p.2