Frank Green

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Frank Green
Personal Information
Date of Birth 26 Jan 1903
Place of Birth England
Death 15 Aug 1964, aged 61
Age at Enlistment 39 years, 1 month
Occupation Labourer
Religion Church of England
Address Armadale, Western Australia
Next of Kin Wife , Mrs Valma Doreen Green
Military Information
Reg Number W61282
Date of Enlistment 18 Mar 1942
Rank Private
Post War Details
Fate Remained in Australia

Pre War

Frank Green was born in England on 26 January 1903, to parents William Binns Green and Annie Yates Green (nee Walker). The family arrived in Fremantle from London aboard SS Oroya on 26 Apr 1906. Travelling with three-year-old Frank and his mother were: Jane 16, Annie 15, Emily 14, Harry 11, Hilda 9, Fanny 9, Thomas 5, and Wilfred 10 months. Frank's father had arrived the year previous.

In 1931 Frank married Valma Doreen Ray in the local area. The couple had five children: John, Barbara, Frank, Janet and Michael. Their family home was built sometime between 1930 and 1932. The house was located at 36 Fourth Road, Armadale, corner Church Avenue, opposite the Armadale Primary School.

War Service

Frank enlisted for War Service on 18 March 1942 and was discharged on 20 July 1942.

Post War

Electoral Roll entries for 1954 - 1958 show Frank living at Fourth road, Armadale, employed as a labourer. He died aged 61 on 15 August 1964 and was buried in St Mary in the Valley cemetery, Kelmscott. Frank's wife Valma died 12 September 1997, aged 90, in Armadale.[[Category:]]