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Banner of the Otago Daily Times, February 21, 1880

James Mulligan was a busy member of the Loyal Orange Lodge, as his presence in his local newspaper attests.

Figurehead of the Surat

An eventful arrival. James and Margaret first came ashore in the middle of 'nowhere'.

A young Fred Mulligan

Frederick Mulligan carried a long-time grudge about his forced service in World War 1.


Other sites to explore

ANZAC Cove, from Gallipoli Diary website

Gallipoli Diary

A separate site has artefacts - diaries, photos, postcards - from the service of several family members in World War 1.



Grandview Guest House, home of one of our families

Our Family History(s)

This site is part of a networks of sites, telling the stories of various families, all with members in common.