Dame Raigh Edith Roe DBE (12 December 1922 - November 2014) has been a member of the Australian Country Women's Association since 1941; she became Branch President, Western Australian State President and, eventually, National President of the CWA. 
In 1977 she was elected World President of the Associated Country Women of the World (ACWW), representing almost nine million women in 74 countries throughout the world.
In 1980 she was made a Dame Commander of the Order of the British Empire (DBE).
In 2001 she was awarded the Centenary Medal.
|This article related to women's history is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|
|This Australian biography article is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|