Jack Cartwright

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Jack Cartwright
Personal Information
Date of Birth 10 Jul 1906
Place of Birth Kelmscott, Western Australia
Death 4 Jun 1983, aged 78
Place of Death Gosnells, Western Australia
Age at Enlistment 36 years, 3 months
Occupation Labourer
Next of Kin Wife , Mrs Emma Hannah Cartwright
Military Information
Reg Number WX33428
Date of Enlistment 9 Oct 1942
Rank Private
Unit/Formation 2/3rd Australian Port Operating Company, RAE
Post War Details

Pre War

Electoral Roll entry: 1937 - 1943 'Eden Park' Forrest road, Kelmscott (now Lake road), dairy hand

War Service

Discharged 13 Mar 1946

Post War

Electoral Roll entries: 1949 - 1972 Third avenue, Kelmscott, labourer; 1980 Talwin court, Kelmscott, retired. On 10 Dec 1956 Jack secured a Goods Porter position at the Perth Goods Depot. On 29 Aug 1963 he was transferred to the Kewdale depot, and from 25 Oct 1970 until he resigned on 28 Mar 1973, Jack reduced his hours of work to 25 hours per week as a part time goods porter position at the Kewdale depot with the WAGR. His wife Emma died on 10 May 1957.


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