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A Woodville connection 100 years Old

by Dawn Goldney

Woodville Business Association members, Trevor Jew and Chris Hannaford, recently discovered they share a special connection stretching back 100 years. Their grandfathers, Victor (Vic) Goldney and Ted Jew, were good friends, both serving in the 32nd Battalion of the AIF in WWI.

Letters from Bertie

By City of Charles Sturt

Francis Herbert ‘Bertie’ Stokes was the 24 year old son of Reverend FH Stokes, of ‘Warringa’ Henley Beach. He enlisted in the AIF in August 1914 and embarked from Adelaide with A Company, 10th Battalion aboard HMAT Ascanius in October.

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