By Dunlea Centre / May 28, 2021

Celebrating Brother Hamilton’s Life

RIP Brother James E Hamilton, SDB, OAM

Today, 28 May, is the anniversary of Brother James Hamilton’s death.

Brother Hamilton served Boys’ Town for over 53 years. He was an educator, sports master, fundraiser and mentor to many.

For his efforts at Boys’ Town (now known as Dunlea Centre) he was awarded an Order of Australia Medal in 2004.

He is remembered fondly by students and staff and the wider Engadine community.

Born:  10 March 1917
Ordained:  8 September 1937
Died:  28 May 2007