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Margaret Ellen WILLIAMS

Also known as: née Little

Special Achievements:

11 February 1978 - First woman police officer to be awarded the Queen's Gallantry Medal for bravery in Queensland and Australia.


Resources

  • References

    Nambour court hearing told:  Policewoman ‘Grabs Gunman’.  Telegraph.  April 25, 1977:1.


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    Surprised by award for gallantry.  Chronicle.  date unknown:page unknown & 24.


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    Brush with the law.  Chronicle.  October 24, 1974:page unknown.


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    Constables commended.  newspaper unknown.  date unknown:page unknown.


  • References

    Sharman, Ralph.  Drunken Drivers Fall Victim of the Thing.  Sunday Telegraph.  November 25, 1973:9.


  • References

    Ward, Felicity.  (1984, November).  Policewomen on patrol.  Reader’s Digest, 118-121.