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Robert O'Hara-Burke

Robert O'Hara-Burke Biography

Explorer


ABOUT
British officer who became an infamous explorer of Australia.
BEFORE FAME
He led the ill-fated Burke and Wills Expedition through Australia.

FAMILY LIFE
His family was landowning gentry.
ASSOCIATED WITH
Like Ludwig Leichhardt, venturing into the Australian wilderness ultimately cost Robert his life.
TRIVIA
Although ultimately he succeeded in crossing Australia, seven people, including himself, perished during the journey.

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