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A park commemorates Joe O`Connor, an Alderman of Yass for 41 years during which he served for 5 years as Mayor.
|Address:||Yass Valley Way, Joe O`Connor Park, Yass, 2582|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -34.83625|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Sub-Theme:||Government - Local|
E. J. (Joe) O`Connor
Born 12th June 1904 Died 27th October 1984
Mayor Yass 1937-1939, 1969, 1971. Alderman Council of the Municpalityof Yass 41 years 1933 - 1974 excluding war service (A.I.F.) World War II.
Council delegate Burrinjuck County Council 4 years
Council delegate Southern Tablelands County Council 12 years
Member Borad of Directors Yass District Hospital 1937 - 1975 38 years.
Chairman Yass District Hospital 1959 - 1975
Awarded M.B.E. 1971
Yass distributor Caltex Oil Co. 50 years 1934 - 1984