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Colles, Cecil Henry (1896–1936)

The body of Cecil H. A. Colles, aged 42 years, solicitor, of Coonil crescent, Malvern, who practised in the city, was found beside his motor-car at Narre Warren last night. He had died from carbon monoxide poisoning. A rubber tube was found leading from the exhaust-pipe of the car into the cabin, and a door of the car was open. A note was found in the car.

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'Colles, Cecil Henry (1896–1936)', Obituaries Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University, http://oa.anu.edu.au/obituary/colles-cecil-henry-22585/text32204, accessed 27 June 2019.

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