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It is with a great deal of sadness that I wish to advise AMWU members and ALP members that that our Comrade Margaret Roberts passed away suddenly on Saturday, 18th March, 2012.
Margaret was a devout Christian and Trade Unionist (a good mix). she was also Vice President of the AMWU Retired Members Division in South Australia.
I will miss her loyalty and support. Rod Parham
When JIM DOYLE was born in Rockhampton, Queensland on 13th July, 1918, the AWU was only 32 years young. He was the son of a transport carrier who used teams of horses to haul the heavy, valuable loads from outback Queensland to the respective shipping terminals.
At a very young age his family moved to Longreach where he was educated. When he left school he picked up work in ‘outback’ Queensland in the Longreach, Barcaldine, Blackhall and Winton regions as a…Continue