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Beersheba - 100 Years Ago

28
Oct
2017
Beersheba - 100 Years Ago

28 October - 03 December 2017

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Murrurundi Historical Society Exhibition Centre



The Murrurundi & District Historical Society presents this exclusive collection of 200 unseen photographs show life on the front in the Egyptian desert following one of the region's pioneer families, the Wright Family and in particular Maxwell Edward Wright. Maxwell joined the Australian Imperial Forces on September 21, 1914 at the age of 22 -- he returned a distinguished soldier four and one half years later with the rank of Captain and the Order of the Nile Fourth Class.

 

Dates: Saturday 28 October to Sunday 3 December 2017.

Venue: Church Hall Exhibition Centre alongside the Museum in Mayne Street Murrurundi (The New England Highway).

Open: Every weekend from 10am to 1pm. Other times by appointment.

Entry: Entry is free, donations appreciated.

More details: Visit http://www.murrurundihistoricalsociety.com/