Patrick Burke

From eurekapedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Samuel Thomas Gill, Pensioners on Guard, Forest Creek, c1854, watercolour and gum arabic on paper.
Art Gallery of Ballarat, gift of Mr. Tony Hamilton and Miss. S.E. Hamilton, 1967.


Goldfields Involvement, 1854

Post 1854 Experiences

In the News

Patrick Burke, 82 years of age, a 44 years resident of Ararat, died on Monday. He was an old army pensioner, had seen active service in India and China, and had led an eventful life. He was a sergeant of the 40th regiment and with it was at Ballarat at the time of the Eureka riots.[1]

See also

Further Reading


  1. Horsham Times, 4 October 1898.

External links