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Maurice McLennan

Indigenous Australian, Maurice McLENNAN, 5th Pioneer Battalion. It’s not clear why Maurice McLENNAN was in Port Augusta in April 1916, but two days after the first Anzac Day ¬†commemoration was held, he stepped forward to volunteer for the first AIF.¬† Maurice was born near Cloncurry to Alexander Maurice McLennan and Katherine Burkitt, in 1882. Prior … Read more