Chris Adams

Chris Adam’s father Bob was injured in WW II and found it hard to find work. The Communist party aided him. Chris went to Berkeley High School with migrant children.

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Chris’s audio interview can be downloaded here.



Strathmore Maternity Hospital; Bob Adams; Lillian Adams; AIF war service; Kokoda Trail; Lake Heights; Unions; strikes; Communist Party; Lake Heights Primary School; prejudice; Charlie Jones; Bill Mc Dougall; Billy Parkinson; Marxist-Leninists; Stalinists; Maoists; Trotskyists; ASIO; Catholic Protestant marriage; Bill Lowe teacher; John O’Donald; sport; tennis; cricket; baseball; Lake Heights Progress Association; pollution; Stan Dix; community service

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