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Call for statue to honor Annie Wheeler, known as Mother of Anzacs in World War I

Through the simple act of writing letters, Annie Wheeler became the surrogate mother for thousands of Queensland soldiers and the main source of news for their bereaved families back home. During the First World War, Mrs. Wheeler became Central Queensland’s “unofficial war correspondent” and “one-woman… Read More »Call for statue to honor Annie Wheeler, known as Mother of Anzacs in World War I