[Interview with Digby Graham Blight] / [interviewed by Juliet Ludbrook]

Blight, Digby

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4 audiocassettes +.
Digby Blight was born in Merredin, W.A. on 19 September 1931. He describes his childhood, education, and family's circumstances. He relates how he started his first job with the Forests Department and tells of his career in the Western Australian Public Service which saw him rise to the position of Public Sector Standards Commissioner, retiring in 1997.
Transcript available (typescript, 57 leaves) + 17 leaves of illustrations and 1 CD-ROM of images from the interview.
Part of a series of personal stories from retired Western Australian public servants. This is a joint project of the Department of the Premier and Cabinet and the Institute of Public Administration Australia (WA Division) to capture the personal perspective of changes in the Western Australian public sector over the last sixty years.

Related Resources

Access an overview of his life on the Public Sector Commission website: http://www.publicsector.wa.gov.au/SiteCollectionDocuments/reflectionDigbyBlight.pdf
View this description in WorldCat: http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/646805607