Photograph 8275212
Little Brothers (from Britain) at BBM (Big Brother Movement; later known as British Boys Movement) War Memorial Training Farm Established in 1925 to assist young men from Britain to emigrate to Australia for rural occupations, the Big Brother Movement today places boys in commercial and industrial careers as well. Since the inception of the scheme, 5870 boys have come to Australia under this branch of the country's assisted Immigration programme. Director of the movement in NSW, Mr Frank Mansell, gives final advice to three of the boys as they leave for jobs on large NSW properties. Left to Right are Mr Mansell, Andrew Acott, 17, from Ipswich, Suffolk; Peter Baskett, 15, from Dorset, and Peter Lake, 18, from London

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A12111, 1/1964/8/10
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