Oliver Benson Sharpe

From Our Contribution

Oliver Benson Sharpe
Personal Information
Date of Birth 7 Aug 1916
Place of Birth Pickering Brook, Western Australia
Death 13 Mar 2011, aged 94
Place of Death Shoalwater, Western Australia
Age at Enlistment 26 years, 11 months
Next of Kin Wife , Mrs Winnie Virtue Sharpe
Military Information
Reg Number WX38891
Date of Enlistment 8 Jul 1943
Rank Private
Unit/Formation 16th Australian Infantry Battalion (Cameron Highlander's Regiment)
Post War Details

Pre War

Electoral Roll entries: 1937 - 1943 Canning Mills, wood cutter. During 1942 Oliver married Winnie Virtue Logan. Winnie died in Shoalwater on 9 Nov 2004, aged 84

War Service

27 Nov 1945

Post War

Electoral Roll entries: 1949 -1958 Karragullen, orchardist; 1963 - 1972 Aldersyde road, Kalamunda, orchardist; 1977 - 1980 at 168 Kew street, Kewdale, storeman. Daughter Barbara Kay.


External Links


[[Category:]] [[Category:]] [[Category:]]