O'Grady, Francis Phillip (1900-1981

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    Abstract

    Francis Phillip O’Grady (1900-1981), engineer and public servant, was born on 9 December 1900 at The barton, Adelaide, eldest of seven children of Irish-Catholic parents, John Micheal O’Grady, labourer, and his wife Hannah, née Hiskey. Frank’s family lived in a small whitewashed, mud-brick cottage, shared with his father’s four brothers. As a boy he developed an interest in practical electronics, a passion that became both his profession and his hobby
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationAustralian Dictionary of Biography
    EditorsMelanie Nolan
    Place of PublicationAustralia
    PublisherMelbourne University Press
    Pages1-1
    Number of pages1
    Volume18
    ISBN (Print)9780522861310
    Publication statusPublished - 2012

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    PUTNIS, P. (2012). O'Grady, Francis Phillip (1900-1981. In M. Nolan (Ed.), Australian Dictionary of Biography (Vol. 18, pp. 1-1). Australia: Melbourne University Press.
    PUTNIS, Peter. / O'Grady, Francis Phillip (1900-1981. Australian Dictionary of Biography. editor / Melanie Nolan. Vol. 18 Australia : Melbourne University Press, 2012. pp. 1-1
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    O'Grady, Francis Phillip (1900-1981. / PUTNIS, Peter.

    Australian Dictionary of Biography. ed. / Melanie Nolan. Vol. 18 Australia : Melbourne University Press, 2012. p. 1-1.

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    PUTNIS P. O'Grady, Francis Phillip (1900-1981. In Nolan M, editor, Australian Dictionary of Biography. Vol. 18. Australia: Melbourne University Press. 2012. p. 1-1