Harry Alfred Curtis

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Harry Alfred Curtis
Curtis Harry Alfred.jpg
Taken from 1934 Armadale AFL team photo
Personal Information
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
Occupation timber worker
Address Bedfordale, Western Australia
Next of Kin Mother , Mrs Hilda Curtis
Military Information
Reg Number WX12170
Date of Enlistment 2 May 1941
Rank Lance Corporal
Unit/Formation 2/32nd Australian Infantry Battalion
Post War Details

Pre War

Electoral Roll entries: 1936 - 1943 Albany road, Bedfordale, timber millhand;

War Service

Discharged 8 Dec 1944

Post War

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.

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