Bernard Francis McGarry

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Bernard Francis McGarry
Personal Information
Date of Birth 9 Jul 1906
Place of Birth Bunbury, Western Australia
Death 11 Aug 1982, aged 76
Place of Death Swan View, Western Australia
Age at Enlistment 35 years, 10 months
Religion Roman Catholic
Address Karragullen, Western Australia
Next of Kin Wife , Mrs Violet McGarry
Military Information
Reg Number W68120
Date of Enlistment 24 Apr 1942
Rank Private & Leading Aircraftman
Unit/Formation 12th (Jarrah) VDC Battalion & No.4 Repair & Servicing Unit
Post War Details
Fate Remained in Australia

Pre War

During 1928 Bernard had married Violet Agnes Kearns in Fremantle.

Electoral Roll entries: 1934 at 4 Gordon street, Subiaco, taxi driver; 1936 - 1937 at No. 2 State Mill, timber worker; 1943 at 11 Kalgoorlie street, Leederville, bus driver.

War Service

George was a member of 2 Platoon, 'A' Company, 12th (Jarrah) VDC Battalion, before being discharged on 8 Jan 1943, in order to enlist in the RAAF on 16 Jan 1943.

Post War


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