Australian Great War Poetry - Women

Australia women during the Great War wrote some very powerful poetry, yet they are still not studied in Australia as much as their English counterparts. It is a rich and wide collection and should be compulsory reading for all Australians who love their country. https://www.facebook.com/australianwarpoetry
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Dorothea MacKellar 1 July 1885 – 14 January 1968 She was born in Sydney.

Dorothea MacKellar 1 July 1885 – 14 January 1968 She was born in Sydney.

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Agnes Rose-Soley 1847 – 19 March 1938 She was born in Scotland. She lived in Australia during the war and was very pro Australian forces.

Agnes Rose-Soley 1847 – 19 March 1938 She was born in Scotland. She lived in Australia during the war and was very pro Australian forces.

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Marie E.J. Pitt 6 August 1869 – 20 May 1948 She was born in the gold-mining town of Bullumwaal in Gippsland, Victoria.

Marie E.J. Pitt 6 August 1869 – 20 May 1948 She was born in the gold-mining town of Bullumwaal in Gippsland, Victoria.

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Nellie A. Evans 1884-1944 She was born in Goulburn, N.S.W.

Nellie A. Evans 1884-1944 She was born in Goulburn, N.S.W.

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Madoline ‘Nina’ Murdoch 1890-1976 She was born in North Carlton, Victoria.

Madoline ‘Nina’ Murdoch 1890-1976 She was born in North Carlton, Victoria.

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Agnes Littlejohn 1865 – 1944 She was born in Paddington, Sydney, New South Wales.

Agnes Littlejohn 1865 – 1944 She was born in Paddington, Sydney, New South Wales.

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Marjorie Quinn 28 November 1889 - 1972 She was born in Sydney, N.S.W.

Marjorie Quinn 28 November 1889 - 1972 She was born in Sydney, N.S.W.

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Dorothy McCrae 1879 – 1937 She was born in Hawthorn, Camberwell - Kew area, Melbourne - Inner South, Melbourne, Victoria.

Dorothy McCrae 1879 – 1937 She was born in Hawthorn, Camberwell - Kew area, Melbourne - Inner South, Melbourne, Victoria.

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Alice Gore-Jones 1887-1961 She was born at Toowong, near Brisbane.

Alice Gore-Jones 1887-1961 She was born at Toowong, near Brisbane.

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Florence Crossley ??? – 19?? (School girl) Australia

Florence Crossley ??? – 19?? (School girl) Australia

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