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Donald Brandon (Dod) Langley (1874–1938)

The community received another shock on Tuesday last, when word was brought to town that the dead body of Mr. 'Dod' Langley had been found in Mr. Fred. Miller's paddock at Jincumbilly. Deceased had reached the age of 63 years, and was well known and highly respected by all with whom he came in contact. His sudden death is regretted by his many friends. The deceased was twice married: a son by his first wife is, we believe, a constable in Western Australia. His second wife is left to mourn, together with two brothers, Richard (Perth, W.A.) and George (Bombala), and two sisters, May (Mrs. Richards, W.A.), and Amy (Bombala), to whom the general sympathy of the public is extended.

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'Langley, Donald Brandon (Dod) (1874–1938)', Obituaries Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University, https://oa.anu.edu.au/obituary/langley-donald-brandon-dod-24234/text33006, accessed 21 May 2024.

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Life Summary [details]

Birth

1874
Bombala, New South Wales, Australia

Death

October, 1938 (aged ~ 64)
Jincumbilly, New South Wales, Australia

Religious Influence

Includes the religion in which subjects were raised, have chosen themselves, attendance at religious schools and/or religious funeral rites; Atheism and Agnosticism have been included.

Occupation
Military Service