El Arish North Queensland

Places, Faces and Events of an Historical Soldier Settlement town

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Blog posts : "1928"

Our Postal Service

A postal receiving office was commenced on 16 November 1921 at El Arish, then Maria Creek Soldiers Settlement, via Innisfail.  War Pensions were paid from the office.  The name of the Receiving Officer is not known but was probably J.B. Wheatley.

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