Alan James Brown
From Our Contribution
|Date of Birth||29 Jul 1912|
|Place of Birth||Kalgoorlie, Western Australia|
|Death||24 Oct 2014, aged 91|
|Place of Death||Bateman, Western Australia|
|Age at Enlistment||29 years, 9 months|
|Next of Kin||Wife , Mrs Gladys Ellen Brown|
|Date of Enlistment||3 Apr 1942|
|Unit/Formation||2nd (Fremantle) VDC Battalion|
|Post War Details|
|Fate||Remained in Australia|
During 1935 Alan married Gladys Ellen Joyner (1914 -2010) in Southern Cross. Glad died on 22 Sep 2010, aged 96 in Bateman.
Electoral Roll entries: 1936 - 1937 at Location 384, Southern Cross, farmer; 1943 at Eighth road, Armadale, farmer.
date of discharge is not known
Electoral Roll entries: 1949 - 1968 at Eighth road, Armadale, farmer; 1972 - 1980 at Greys road, Armadale, farmer.
Together with his wife, Alan ran a business producing horticultural seedings known as Gladalan Nursery on Armadale road, one of the largest employers in the district in its time.