Barry Martin Keeley

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Barry Martin Keeley
Personal Information
Date of Birth 3 Mar 1905
Place of Birth Katanning, Western Australia
Death 16 Sep 1979, age 74
Place of Death Williams, Western Australia
Age at Enlistment 36 years, 10 months
Occupation Postal clerk
Religion Roman Catholic
Address Armadale, Western Australia
Next of Kin Wife , Mrs Rachel Keeley
Military Information
Reg Number WX16130
Date of Enlistment 27 Jan 1942
Rank Signaller
Unit/Formation 13th Australian Infantry Brigade Signals Section
Post War Details

Pre War

In Northam area in 1928 Barry married Rachel Mortimer. Sons Barry & Bill. Electoral Roll entries: 1931 Middleton road Albany, post assistant; 1936 - 1937 Jull street Armadale Postal assistant; 1943 Third road, Armadale

War Service

Discharged 23 Jan 1946

Post War

Barry and Rachel were divorced on 7 May 1948, grounds being 5 years separation.

Electoral Roll entries: 1949 His Majesties Hotel, Fremantle, civil servant; 1949 Cowaramup, linesman ; 1954 Rocky Gully, postal officer; 1963 King River, linesman; 1972 - 1977 at 25 Homer street Narrogin, linesman. In 1977 Karen Therese, Michelle Catherine, and Myra Ada are also sharing the 25 Homer street address. In 1972 it was Myra Ada and William Mortimer.


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