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Forde, Francis Michael (Frank) (1890–1983)

prime minister and diplomat

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Frank Forde, 1940s

Frank Forde, 1940s

National Library of Australia, 23312257

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18 July, 1890
Mitchell, Queensland, Australia

Death

28 January, 1983 (aged 92)
Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

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