Harry Alfred Curtis
From Our Contribution
Taken from 1934 Armadale AFL team photo
|Date of Birth||10 Oct 1909|
|Place of Birth||Jarrahdale, Western Australia|
|Death||30 Aug 1989, aged 79|
|Place of Death||Carlisle, Western Australia|
|Age at Enlistment||31 years, 7 months|
|Address||Bedfordale, Western Australia|
|Next of Kin||Mother , Mrs Hilda Curtis|
|Date of Enlistment||2 May 1941|
|Unit/Formation||2/32nd Australian Infantry Battalion|
|Post War Details|
Electoral Roll entries: 1936 - 1943 Albany road, Bedfordale, timber millhand;
Discharged 8 Dec 1944
Married Mary Fitzgerald (1916-1990), son Murray Charles Curtis (1953-1979).
Electoral Roll entries: 1949 at 24 Saleham street, Victoria Park, timber hand; 1954 - 1958 at 47 Beatty avenue, Victoria Park with Mary; 1963 - 1980 at 9 Archer street, Carlisle, timber worker.
A brother Stanley Gordon Curtis lost his life in Rabaul where he was serving with the 2/1st Independent Company. One brother Clarence Albert Curtis served with the RAAF, and another Kenneth Roy Curtis with the RAN, while his younger sister Mona served with the RAAF. His uncle Albert Cecil Clarence Curtis and Albert's daughter Joyce Curtis also served in Australia during wartime.