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Tjunmutja Myra WATSON

Born: 27/09/1927

Died: 3/01/2009

Aboriginal or Torrest Stait Islander: Yes

Additional Information:

Learned to read and write at United Aborigines Mission School at Ooldea, South Australia.  After marriage, spent next 27 years at Gerard Mission in the Riverlands.  Thirty years at Indulkana as Chairperson of Community Council and working for betterment of Pitjantjatjarao Yankunytjatjara people.


Resources

  • References

    Rive, Linda.  A strong woman loyal to her family.  Centralian Advocate.  January 16, 2009:10.