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Aboriginal Biographical Index entry

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Aboriginal Biographical Index entry
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Aboriginal Biographical Index entry
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eng
Summary
Sam Dinah; speaking about his own life and life of his nephew Rob Riley: Sam born Mogumbar between 1940 and 1946; people from Mount Barker; Noongar; mother: Anna Miller; siblings: Violet, Lois, Janet, Walter, Ivan; children sent to Carrolup Mission near Katanning then Roeland Mission near Bunbury; met nephew Rob Riley at Sister Kate's (called Robert Dinah); Rob taken out of Sister Kate's later by his mother Violet to Pingelly; Rob joined Army then Aboriginal Legal Service; Sam's Aunt Bonnie Morrison working at Uncle Jack Davis hostel; associated with Uncle Jack Davis and Uncle George Abdullah; Sam worked as Aboriginal Liaison Officer when Rob Riley head of Aboriginal Legal Service; Rob Riley died young; Sam wrote song about him
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Aboriginal Biographical Index entry
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(Sirsi) a400749
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Aboriginal Biographical Index entry
Note
Please be aware that some ABI records contain language, words or descriptions which may be considered offensive or distressing. These words reflect the attitude of the period in which the item was written and/or that of its author. Please also be aware that ABI records may contain references to deceased people which may cause sadness or distress
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(Sirsi) a400749

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