Barwell Boys remembered for century of contributions

Katie Jackson
By Katie Jackson
Updated July 4 2022 - 1:10pm, first published April 22 2022 - 2:45am
ARRIVAL: Some of the newly-arrived Barwell Boys in 1922.

IN June 1922 - four years after the war ended - the first of almost 1500 teenage boys took a giant leap, moving from England to the opposite end of the world to work on South Australian farms.

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Katie Jackson

Katie Jackson

Journalist

Journalist at Stock Journal. Born into a journo family in the state's South East, Katie made the move to the big smoke to join the team in early 2022 after seven years spent at various mastheads in the regions.

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