John James Croasdale

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John James Croasdale
Personal Information
Date of Birth 26 Nov 1882
Place of Birth Lancashire, AEngland
Death 16 Oct 1951, aged 78
Place of Death Roleystone, Western Australia
Age at Enlistment 60 years, 8 months
Occupation Orchardist
Religion Congregational
Address Roleystone, Western Australia
Next of Kin Wife , Mrs Mary Ellen Croasdale
Military Information
Reg Number W67623
Date of Enlistment 22 Mar 1942
Rank Private
Unit/Formation 2nd (Fremantle) VDC Battalion
Post War Details
Fate Remained in Australia

Pre War

Electoral Roll entries: 1912 at Canning Mills road, Kelmscott, gardener; 1916 - 1917 at Jull street, Armadale, gardener; 1931 - 1943 at Croydon road, Roleystone, orchardist

War Service

Enlisted at Armadale

discharge date is unknown

Post War

Electoral Roll entries: 1949 at Croyden road, Roleystone, orchardist; 1958 at 127 Croyden road, Roleystone, retired.

On 5th Jan 1957 John returned a holiinfrom England on the SS Strathaid, arriving in Fremantle on 10 Feb 1957.


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