Richard Moketarinja
Richard Moketarinja

Richard Moketarinja

Born: 1916
Died: 1983
Language Group: Western Arrernte
Skin: Peltharre

Richard was born near Hermannsburg in 1916. His second name, Moketarinja, means, snake curled up in a circle. He was schooled at the mission and later worked in building and construction around the mission.