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O'Chin, Lorna (1919–1951)

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Lorna Loder (1919–1951) was born on 11 September 1919 in Brisbane, third surviving child of Peter Loder, gardener, and his wife Sarah, née Bull. She married Andrew (Jack) O’Chin on 10 September 1936 at Cherbourg Aboriginal Settlement. They had five children. She died of tuberculosis in 1951.

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'O'Chin, Lorna (1919–1951)', People Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University,, accessed 9 August 2022.

© Copyright People Australia, 2012

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  • Loder, Lorna

11 September, 1919
Brisbane, Queensland, Australia


1951 (aged ~ 31)

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