Alexander Baird Larsen
From Our Contribution
|Date of Birth||2 Oct 1908|
|Place of Birth||Kalgoorlie, Western Australia|
|Death||9 May 1994, aged 85|
|Place of Death||Tuart Hill, Western Australia|
|Age at Enlistment||33 years, 7 months|
|Address||Karragullen, Western Australia|
|Next of Kin||Wife , Mrs Christina Larson|
|Date of Enlistment||7 May 1942|
|Unit/Formation||12th (Jarrah) VDC Battalion|
|Post War Details|
|Fate||Remained in Australia|
Electoral Roll entries: 1934 - 1943 at Karragullen, orchardist.
Alex was a member of 2 Platoon, 'A' Company, 12th (Jarrah) VDC Battalion.
discharge date is unknown
During 1952 Alex married Corallie Rose Martin (1920 - 2002) locally. Corallie died on 2 Dec 2001 in Kingsley. Daughter Jean Julie Larson, and two other children.
Electoral Roll entries: 1949 - 1958 at Brookton road, Karragullen, orchardist; 1968 - 1980 at 171 Swan street, Yokine, gardener