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John Edward Roland Pailthorpe

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John Edward Roland Pailthorpe
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Personal Information
Date of Birth 5 May 1911
Place of Birth Aberystwyth, Cardiganshire, Wales
Death 20 Dec 1980, aged 69
Place of Death Wokalup, Western Australia
Age at Enlistment 31 years, 11 months
Occupation Farmer
Address Armadale, Western Australia
Next of Kin Wife , Mrs Ursular Pailthorpe
Military Information
Reg Number W53607
Date of Enlistment 20 Apr 1943
Rank Sergeant
Unit/Formation 2nd (Fremantle) VDC Battalion
Post War Details
Fate Remained in Australia



Pre War

On 14 Jul 1911 the SS Ashburton sailed from London carrying 2 month old John and his parents and older sibling Charles.

During 1940 John married Ursula Johanna Doering (1910 - 1987) in the local district. Ursula died on 14 Dec 1987 at Mandogalup. Children Anthony David, Barbara Mae, Wendy Katharina

Electoral Roll entry: 1936 - 1937 at 'Aberbechan', Middle Swan road, West Swan, dairyman; 1943 at Rowley road, Armadale, farmer

War Service

discharge date is unknown

Post War

Electoral Roll entries: 1949 - 1958 at Rowley road, Armadale, farmer; 1968 - 1980 at Government road, Harvey, farmer.

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