Edward 'Gordon' Vidgen Dawson

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Edward 'Gordon' Vidgen Dawson
Personal Information
Date of Birth 19 May 1917
Place of Birth Kelmscott, Western Australia
Death 24 Oct 2005, aged 88
Place of Death Woodbridge, Western Australia
Age at Enlistment 26 years 7 months
Address Vasse, Western Australia
Next of Kin Father , Mr Edward Dawson
Military Information
Reg Number W87688
Date of Enlistment 23 Dec 1943
Rank Private
Unit/Formation 5th (Busselton) VDC Battalion
Post War Details
Fate Remained in Australia

Pre War

Electoral Roll entries: 1943 at 'Glen View', Vasse, farmer.

During 1944 Gordon married Audrey Ruth Overton (1925 - 2013). They had three children. Audrey died on 23 Apr 2013 at Woodbridge.

War Service

discharge date unknown

Post War

Electoral Roll entries: 1949 - 1972 at 'Glen View', Vasse, farmer; 1980 at 27 Jones way, Vasse, farmer.


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