Eric Deakin James

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Eric Deakin James
Personal Information
Date of Birth 13 Sep 1905
Place of Birth Bedfordale, Western Australia
Death 1 Jun 1977, aged 71
Place of Death Rockingham, Western Australia
Age at Enlistment 36 years, 7 months
Next of Kin Wife , Mrs Elizabeth James
Military Information
Reg Number W66696
Date of Enlistment 23 Mar 1942
Rank Private
Unit/Formation 1st (Perth) VDC Battalion
Post War Details
Fate Remained in Australia

Pre War

On 26 Jan 1929 Eric married Elizabeth Taylor Hunt (1906 - 2012)in Perth. Elizabeth died on 31 May 2012 aged 105 in Rockingham.

Electoral Roll entries: 1931 at Bruce Rock, salesman; 1943 at 15 Nanson street, Leederville, manager.

War Service

discharge date not known

Post War

Electoral Roll entries: 1958 at 18 Nanson street, Leederville, manager; 1958 - 1968 at Gwalia street, Leonora, business manager; 1972 - 1977 at 108 Kent street, Rockingham, retired.


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