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Ellen O'DONNELL

Also known as: Eileen

Born: 16/12/1896

Died: 8/3/1963


Resources

  • Image - Ellen (Eileen) O'Donnell

    PM0450; c1955; Policewoman Ellen/Eileen O'Donnell presenting gifts to children at the Royal Brisbane Children's Hospital.

    QP Service History provided by, and used with permission of, Queensland Police Museum


  • Image - Ellen (Eileen) O'Donnell

    PM1721; 1934; Miss Eileen/Ellen O'Donnell (right), one of Brisbane's policewomen, with debutantes at the First Annual Police Ball, before they were presented to his Excellency the Governor (Sir Leslie Wilson). The Ball was arranged by the Queensland Police Welfare Club, and held in the City Hall, on August 1st, 1934.mmThere were upwards of two thousand people in attendance.

    Photo provided by, and used with permission of, Queensland Police Museum


  • Image - Ellen (Eileen) O'Donnell

    PM1480; 1936; Inspector F.M. O'Driscoll, Inspector A. Bock, Policewoman Eileen O'Donnell, Chief Inspector J.E. Toohill, Senior Sergeant H. O'Brien (president of the Police Union), Sub-Inspector J. Bookless photographed with Mr C.H. Greaves, manager of the Tivoli Theatre, at a private screening of movie "Undercover Doctor" (adapted from the book "Persons in Hiding" by J. Edgar Hoover). Newspaper reference unknown.

    QP Service History provided by, and used with permission of, Queensland Police Museum


  • Document - QP Service History for Ellen O'Donnell

    Her "Service History ... showing the various roles PW O'Donnell held, all at the Roma Street Police Station."

    QP Service History provided by, and used with permission of, Queensland Police Museum

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