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Lowe, John Charles (1869–1950)

John Charles Lowe, 88, believed to be the last survivor of the people imprisoned in the Glenrowan Hotel before Ned Kelly was captured, died at Yarrawonga to-night.

He was 18 at the time of the Glenrowan fight.

He moved to Yarrawonga 60 years ago, and was secretary of Yarrawonga Football Club for many years, and a leading member of the Racing Club. He is survived by seven children, 19 grandchildren, and 10 great-grandchildren.

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'Lowe, John Charles (1869–1950)', Obituaries Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University, http://oa.anu.edu.au/obituary/lowe-john-charles-13556/text24278, accessed 22 November 2017.

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