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The pain of a 'forgotten Australian'

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On Monday, Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd will deliver a national apology to the "Forgotten Australians" - some 500,000 children sent to orphanages between 1930 and 1970.

In 1950, six-year-old Sandra Anker thought she was being sent to Africa on a wild adventure, but she ended up in Melbourne - "exiled" as she calls it.

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