Frank Lillicott (Jim) Leaver
From Our Contribution
|Date of Birth||4 Oct 1915|
|Place of Birth||Guildford, Western Australia|
|Death||6 Nov 1987, aged 72|
|Place of Death||Toodyay, Western Australia|
|Age at Enlistment||26 years, 5 months|
|Address||Byford, Western Australia|
|Next of Kin||Father , Mr Frank Leaver|
|Date of Enlistment||22 Mar 1942|
|Unit/Formation||2nd (Fremantle) VDC Battalion|
|Post War Details|
|Fate||Remained in Australia|
Frank is on the roll of a School in 1923 with his address given as Group 33, Peel Estate, Cnr Hopkinson & Orton roads.
Electoral Roll entries: 1937 - 1943 at 'The Homestead', Byford, farm assistant;
discharge date is unknown
During 1953 Frank married Annie Morcombe (Nance) Folland (1925 - 2000) in Perth. Nance died on 17 Nov 2000, aged 85. They had two children, Margaret and Frank. Electoral Roll entries: 1949 - 1958 at 'The Homestead', Byford, farm assistant; 1963 - 1977 at 'Talga' Toodyay, farmer; 1980 at Lot 500 Jubilee street, Toodyay, farmer.
Frank's brother Harry Leaver also served with the 2nd (Fremantle) VDC Battalion.