Monthly Archives: December 2014

Sir Joseph Cooke Verco

This  Biography circa 1988, author is unknown.  This is one of many biographies on Sir Verco, artefacts, research and biography copies available from the Heritage Office archives. A Biography of Sir Joseph Cooke Verco Joseph Cooke VERCO (1854-1933), physician and conchologist, was born at Fullarton, South Australia on 1 August 1851. He was

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Dr Charles Trevor Turner

Dr Charles Trevor Turner (Major AMC AIF) completed a Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery at the University of Adelaide on 16 December 1914.   Dr Turner left Australia for the front during World War I. Throughout his service in the Australian Imperial Forces, Captain Charles Trevor Turner treated

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