Queen was not warned of Australia PM’s 1975 sacking, letters show

Sydney, Australia, Jul 14 – Queen Elizabeth II was not informed in advance about the 1975 dismissal of Australia’s prime minister by her representative in country, letters kept secret for decades and released Tuesday revealed. The British monarch’s representative in Australia, governor-general John Kerr, sparked a constitutional crisis when he fired Gough Whitlam, the democratically […]...

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Published By: capitalfm - Tuesday, 14 July