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Biographical entry Walker, Frederick (1820? - 1866)

Born
1820?
Dawlish, Devon, England
Died
19 November 1866
Floraville, New South Wales, Australia
Occupation
Explorer

Summary

Frederick Walker was commandant of native police in New South Wales 1848-54 and in 1861 was chosen to lead one of several expeditions to discover the fate of Burke and Wills.

Archival resources

National Library of Australia Manuscript Collection

  • Frederick Walker - Records, 1861 - 1862, MS 23; National Library of Australia Manuscript Collection. Details

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McCarthy, G.J.