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This is the story of a convict who was deported in 1824. He married in Van Diemen’s Land to become one of Australia’s pioneer families. Their children moved to the country town of Wolseley, in South Australia where they were schooled and eventually, off to war. It was here that three brothers fought for the British Empire, in the war to end all wars. The Preece family had to deal with loss, uncertainty, sickness and the military. This story is 200 years of history about the Preece family and the generations that they influenced.