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date: 29 February 2020

Chifley, Joseph Benedict [Ben]locked

(1885–1951)
  • L. F. Crisp
  • , revised by Carl Bridge

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Chifley, Joseph Benedict [Ben] (1885–1951), prime minister of Australia, was born at Bathurst, New South Wales, on 22 September 1885, the eldest of three sons of Irish-Australian and Irish immigrant parents, Patrick Chifley (1862–1921), a blacksmith, and his wife, Mary Anne Corrigan (1856?–1929)...

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