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Women Australia is an initiative of the National Centre of Biography at the Australian National University.

It consists of entries on women published in the NCB's websites, Australian Dictionary of Biography, Obituaries Australia and Labour Australia as well as biographical register entries.

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Lady Adelaide Elizabeth Creswell (1859–1945)

Lady Adelaide Elizabeth Creswell

Lady Adelaide Elizabeth Creswell (Adelaide), O.B.E. Born, Adelaide, South Australia. Daughter of Mr. Justice Stow, Supreme Court, South Australia. Wife of the late Vice-Admiral Sir W. R. Creswell, K.C.M.G., K.B.E., etc. Family, four sons and two daughters. Captain Randolph W. Creswell, of the Imperial Camel Corps, and Lieutenant Colin Fraser Creswell, R.N., were both killed in action during the Great War. CHARITIES. Engaged in all forms of Social Service Work, being specially interested in...

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