Dene Barrett Fry

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First name: Dene

Middle name: Barrett

Last name: Fry

Personal information:

Private on enlistment. served with the Australian Imperial Forces. They died in France in 1916 and 1917 respectively, A.F. Fry having previously served in Egypt and D.B. Fry on hospital ships. Dorothy Fry worked in the Djakarta office of a British company 1919-1923.

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Military parade, Macquarie Street, Sydney
A birthday treat(y) signals a short-lived period of world peace

Being an ardent pacifist I was delighted to discover that the Treaty of Versailles was signed on 28 June – my birthday!  An examination of the souvenir programme, Victory Celebrations (Signing of Peace), revealed a route  that was to pass in front of the original Mitchell Library.  Further searching of the Library’s collections revealed this magnificent photo of the event.

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