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PUNI, Puni

Aboriginal or Torrest Stait Islander: Yes

Additional Information:

1939 - Aboriginal teenager who ran 80 miles to bring a rescue team to save a three year old boy (Ramon BROWN) from floods at Shirley Well, South Australia.


Resources

  • References

    Hilliard, Winifred M.  (1968).  The People in Between:  The Pitjantjatjara People of Ernabella.  Adelaide, South Australia:  Rigby Limited Seal Books.


  • References

    Cole, Lara.  Volunteer tutors find station in life.  newspaper unknown.  date unknown:page unknown.