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jan 27, 1939 - Protest at Cummeragunja Mission in New South Wales

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Protest at Cummeragunja Mission in New South Wales leads to a walk-off by Aboriginal Australians over malnutrition, ill treatment and harsh state control. They cross the Murray River into Victoria and set up a new camp, leading to the arrest of many people including Jack Patten.

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jan 27, 1939
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~ 80 years ago
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