'Charlie Walker interviewed by Rob Willis in the Forgotten Australians and Former Child Migrants oral history project' is a sound recording held at the National Library of Australia. It is a recording of an interview in 2010 with Charlie Walker, who was born in 1935. In the interview Charlie Walker talks about the Broadmeadows Babies Home, St Anthony's Boys Home (Kew) St Joseph's (Surrey Hills), his education and his time at St Augustine's Orphanage, Geelong (1945-1950). He also discusses his working life, National Service (1956), finding his family, writing his book Charlie the ratbag orphan and the apology to the Forgotten Australians.
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Prepared by: Rosemary Francis
Created: 1 November 2011, Last modified: 4 December 2014