Mad Dog Morgan was one of Australia’s most feared bushrangers. Resentful, bitter and bent on revenge after being wrongly convicted, Morgan terrorised the Australian countryside and was known for his erratic, violent and rambunctious behaviour.
His tendency toward impulsive cruelty and unpredictable mood swings earned him his title ‘Mad Dog’. Morgan would often brutally murder his victims, only to weep and beg for forgiveness as they lay dying in his arms.
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Mad Dog Morgan Sources: Dan Morgan (bushranger), en.wikipedia.org. The Bushranger “Mad” Dan Morgan. www.murrayriver.com.au. “Mad Dan” Morgan: An Overview, aguidetoaustralianbushranging.wordpress.com. The gruesome story of Australia’s most bloody thirsty bushranger, https://www.news.com.au. Mad Dog – Daniel Morgan, https://twistedhistory.net.au. Australian bushrangers: A short and bloody history from Mad Dog Morgan to Harry The Gentleman Power, HeraldSun.com.au 4/11/2015. The Lucky Bullet of Henry Baylis: By Michelle Maddison, https://museumriverina.com.au. ‘Mad dog’ Morgan: in life and maybe no longer in death?, SEPTEMBER 27 2017. The Border Mail. Australia’s most notorious bushrangers, By Lauren Smit • October 23, 2014, www.australiangeographic.com.au
Aussie As Sources: https://www.ntnews.com.au/lifestyle/high-tackle-kangaroo-balls-fall-from-sky-nearly-hit-woman/news-story/42af14693dc90d40ebd79725aeff25a0. https://www.katherinetimes.com.au/story/4526332/itchy-grubs-are-a-fluffy-ball-of-pain/