George Auckland

George died 10/12/1915 aged 47 years on Federal Downs Station, West Kimbnerley - buried on Federal Downs Station by Arthur Parnell O"Leary and Constable Clifford. The informant was RM Govern, store manager, Derby. Died 10 December 1915 aged 47 years Auckland was a staion manager, who was murdered by natives. He was born in Lacmalac, New South Wales and had lived in Western Australia for 18 years. Further Reference: One Wet Season by Ion L Idriess. Federal Downs Station is now part of Napier Downs Station. The site of Auckland's grave is known, but only accessable by helicopter, so his plaque has been given to Napier downs staff to install and record the exact location.

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