Site Name Apsley, Western Wimmera
Aboriginal Place Name
Language Group Jandwadjali
Colony VIC
Present State/Territory VIC
Police District Wimmera
Latitude -36.978
Longitude 141.068
Date Between 1 Nov 1854 and 30 Nov 1854
Attack Time day
Victims Aboriginal People
Victims Killed 18
Victims Killed Notes Killed: M
Attackers Colonisers: Stockman/Drover
Attackers Killed 0
Attackers Killed Notes Killed: M F: Wounded MF
Transport Foot
Motive Opportunity
Weapons Used Firearms
Narrative Dixon wrote: 'We had a great battle and killed 18 of them'.
Sources James Dixon to S. Wilson 5 Dec 1854, (Sources PDF)
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