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Maud Butler: “You Can’t Fight, You’re A Girl”

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Cnr Brighton Ave and Pemell St

Toronto, NSW 2283

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Yvonne Fletcher, PhD candidate at the University of Newcastle, reveals the long-forgotten story of Maud Butler, a young girl from Kurri Kurri who rose to national prominence in her determined attempts to join up and serve her country, including dressing as a soldier and stowing away.

Proudly presented as part of the History Council of NSW's Speaker Connect program for History week 2018, supported by Create NSW.

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