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Thursday, 5 March 1942

Senator COOPER asked the Minister representing the Minister for the Army. upon notice -

1.   Will the Minister inform the Senate what were the reasons for banning a public meeting organized by the Diggers Association of

Queensland to be held in the Domain, Brisbane, on Saturday, the 21st February, at 11 a.m. to discuss the necessity of urging the Federal Government to intern all aliens?

2.   Is it a fact that approval for holding the meeting was given by the City Council in writing, subject to approval by the military command, but that on the morning of the day of meeting the organization was informed by the military command that the meeting could not be held?

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