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Benson, Colin Edward (1918–1920)

The infant son of Mr. and Mrs. W. Benson who took ill on the 25th December at their home 65 miles from Alpha. Dr Waters left by car to meet the parents and give relief to the sick child, who passed away, however, about an hour after arriving in town.

Original Publication

  • Western Champion and General Advertiser for the Central-Western Districts (Barcaldine, QLd), 1 January 1921, p 5 (view original)

Citation details

'Benson, Colin Edward (1918–1920)', People Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University, http://peopleaustralia.anu.edu.au/biography/benson-colin-edward-23161/text32397, accessed 20 September 2020.

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Life Summary [details]

Birth

8 June 1918
Alpha, Queensland, Australia

Death

26 December 1920
Alpha, Queensland, Australia

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