John Garcia

John was born in a Spanish refugee camp in 1940 in France and came to Australia aged 12. After 4 years in Victoria he moved to Port Kembla/ Warrawong and this area has been his base ever since. He talks about the building of his house, his Wollongong High School days and his architectural studies and work.

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More photos of John can be found on Illawarra Images ; PO6666, PO6667 and PO6669



Warrawong – Wollongong High School – Spanish Families – Building

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