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: escaped The Sergt fired at me and was shifting from tree to tree he then ran into an open piece of ground turned round and held up his hand I thought he was going to fire. I fired he fell I went up and was talking to him. Sergt asked me to let him live I wanted to go & could not leave him in a dying state I shot him The prisoner had a revolver when he came first, when he left he had a rifle, a Spencer, he said I took it off Scanlan's body when I shot he showed us how to load it and unload it he had also a gun. He said I was not there when