Author Elizabeth Jolley and (younger) sister Madelaine Winifred in the garden, 1927 Monica Elizabeth Jolley AO (4 June 1923–13 February 2007) was an English-born award-winning writer who settled in Western Australia in the late 1950s.
Thousands of British children were shipped to Australia after World War II, only to be stripped of their identities, used as slave labour and abused. Years later, they still bare the scars of their savage treatment. English child migrants some of whom arrived in Australia. Photo: supplied