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Betts, Selwyn Frederic (1879–1938)

Betts, Selwyn Frederic (1879–1938)
Born

6 February, 1879
Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia

Died

14 October, 1938 (aged 59)
Mosman, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Religious Influence
Occupation*
  • barrister (1903-1937) New South Wales, Australia
  • army officer (1905-1938) Federal, Australia
  • judge (1937-1938) New South Wales, Australia
Key Organisations*

* Dates are approximate