Arthur Frederic Asser

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Arthur Frederic Asser
Personal Information
Date of Birth 12 Feb 1901
Place of Birth Ealing, England
Death 6 Jul 1975, aged 74
Place of Death City Beach, Western Australia
Age at Enlistment 41 years, 3 months
Description 5'11" (1.80m) tall ; 175lbs
79.379 kg
; fair complexion ; blue eyes ; red hair ; scar on left arm
Occupation wheat inspector
Religion Church of England
Address "Wilman", Albany road, Kelmscott, Western Australia
Next of Kin Wife , Mrs. Mary Ellen Asser
Military Information
Reg Number W74394
Date of Enlistment 14 May 1942
Rank Corporal
Unit/Formation 10th (Narrogin) VDC Battalion
Post War Details
Fate Remained in Australia

Pre War

Electoral Roll entries: 1925 at PO Picton Junction, wheat humper; 1931 at Wyalkatchem, contractor; 1936 - 1937 at 34 Salvardo street, Claremont, wheat inspector; 1943 at 'Wilmar' Albany road, Kelmscott, wheat inspector.

On 29 Mar 1927 Arthur had married Mary Ellen Murtough in Perth.

War Service

Enlisted while working in the Lake Grace district and joined the 10th (Narrogin) VDC Battalion on 22 May 1942. On 26 Jul 1942 he was promoted Corporal. between 22 Jul 1943 and 5 Aug 1943 he attended training in Narrogin. Placed on reserve on 31 Jul 1944 before being formally struck off on 26 may 1945. Service total was 3 years and 4 days part time.

discharged 26 May 1945

Post War

Electoral Roll entries: 1949 - 1954 at 17 Lovegrove avenue, Bunbury, superintendent; 1958 at 71 Calais road, Scarborough, manager; 1968 - 1972 at 48 Branksome gardens, City Beach, manager.


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