Capital Case File Report to Govenor - Public Record Office Victoria - Public Record Office Victoria (State Archives of Victoria, Australia)
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Title: Capital Case File Report to Govenor
Creator: Public Record Office Victoria
Provenance: VPRS 4966 P0 Unit 2 Item 4 Record 15
Transcript: off my back was to the spear grass - I was standing with my face to the fire I heard voices, more that one cry "Bail up hold up your hands voice was from the spear grass. I turned suddenly round saw 4 men standing each armed with a gun presented at Lonigan and me- Prisoner was on the right of attacking party and on my left they were partly concealed by the spear grass Prisoners gun was in fair line for my chest I threw my hands out horizontally - (shows how)