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Helen Elizabeth ('betty') (Mbe) Archdale

Miscellaneous: Headmistress of Abbotsleigh Girls School, Sydney. Named as one of Australia's National Treasures. One of her Governesses was Adel PANKHURST, daughter of Emmeline PANKHURST, Suffragette. Officer in W.R.E.N.s during World War II Became Principal of Women's College at Sydney University Captained First English women's Cricket Team to tour Australia in 1934


Born: 1907