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Transcript 2511

STATE FUNERAL - STATEMENT BY THE PRIME MINISTER, MR WILLIAM MCMAHON

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McMahon, William

Period of Service: 10/03/1971 to 05/12/1972

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Release Date: 07/01/1972

Release Type: Media Release

Transcript ID: 2511

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FOR PRESS: Statement by 1? % o PRIMAE MINISTER, CAN BE R RA.
PM. No 2/ 1972
STATE FUNERAL
the Prime Minister, Mr. William McMahon
The Prime Minister ( Mr. W. McMahon) announced today
that a State Funeral wbuld be accorded the late Hon. Benjamin
Courtice, Senator for Queensland' 1937 to 1962, and Minister
for Trade and Customs in the Chifley Government.
The State Funeral will be held at Christ Church,
Church of England, Central Avenue, St. Lucia, Brisbane, at 11 a. m.
on Tuesday, 11 January.
CANBERRA, January, 7 1972.

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