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Introducing ourselves: Les Cassidy
Title : Introducing ourselves: Les Cassidy Introducing ourselves: Les Cassidy
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Creator : C.H. Greene
Source : Builders' Laborer, v. 1 no. 2 (June 1956) page 11
Place Of Creation : Adelaide
Date of creation : 1956
Additional Creator : Australian Builders Laborers' Federation South Australian Branch
Format : Magazine
Dimensions : 248 x 185mm
Contributor : State Library catalogue
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Description :
In 1956 Les Cassidy was the oldest member of the Builders Laborers Union. Born in Adelaide on 6 November 1892, Les was the fifth of seven children. In 1917 he married Ivy Myrtle Jenkins and the couple had four children. A foundation member of the Builders Labourers Union in 1912, Les said, 'In the struggles of the old days, when men were fighting hard for improved conditions, stop work meetings were numerous, but now these objectives have been realised by the unremitting efforts of staunch unionists ...' Les died on 1 November 1981.
Related names :

Cassidy, Leslie, 1892--

Period : 1946-1979



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