Herbert Arthur Batt

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Herbert Arthur Batt
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Personal Information
Date of Birth 7 Jan 1897
Place of Birth Kelmscott, Western Australia
Death 22 May 1987, aged 90
Place of Death Karrinyup, Western Australia
Age at Enlistment 45 years, 3 months
Religion Church of England
Address Banksiadale, Western Australia
Next of Kin Wife , Mrs Beryl Batt
Military Information
Reg Number W84412
Date of Enlistment 24 Apr 1942
Rank Private
Unit/Formation 12th (Jarrah) VDC Battalion
Post War Details
Fate Remained in Australia

Pre War

During 1923 Herbert married Beryl Mildred Lakeman (1903 - 1978). Beryl died on 16 Aug 1978 in South Perth.

Electoral Roll entries: 1931 - 1943 at Railway Mill, Dwellingup, mill hand;

War Service

discharge date is unknown

Post War

Electoral Roll entries: 1949 - 1954 at Railway Mill, Dwellingup, mill hand; 1958 at Banksiadale, engine driver; 1963 - 1977 at 66 Banksia terrace, factory worker; 1980 at 14/163 Scarborough Beach road, Scarborough, retired.


Herb's son Arthur Herbert also served in the Jarrah VDC Battalion (W84411), joining immediately before his father.

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