William E. Pidgeon (WEP), Illustration from The Eureka Stockade
by Raffaello Carboni, Sunnybrook Press, 1942, offset print.
Art Gallery of Ballarat, purchased 1994.
William E. Pidgeon artwork is reproduced with the permission of Peter Pidgeon
State Prisoners, 1855.
Courtesy Ballarat Heritage Services.
Thomas Dignum was born in Sydney, Australia
Thomas Dignum was one of four known Australian born insurgents in the Eureka Stockade. He was one of the pikemen.
Goldfields Involvement, 1854
Dignum signed the Benden Hassell compensation petition.
Post 1854 Experiences
Corfield, J., Wickham, D., & Gervasoni, C. The Eureka Encyclopaedia, Ballarat Heritage Services, 2004.
- ↑ Blake, Gregory, To Pierce the Tyrant's Heart, Australian Military History Publications, 2009, p.177.
Pikeman detail from the Peter Lalor Statue, Sturt Street, Ballarat. Courtesy Ballarat Heritage Services.