Keith James Buckingham
From Our Contribution
|Date of Birth||20 Aug 1920|
|Place of Birth||Kelmscott, Western Australia|
|Death||22 Feb 2002|
|Place of Death||Carmel, Western Australia|
|Age at Enlistment||20 years 7 months|
|Next of Kin||Mother , Mrs Emma Buckingham|
|Date of Enlistment||6 Mar 1941|
|Unit/Formation||16th Australian Infantry Battalion (Cameron Highlander's Regiment)|
|Post War Details|
On 21 Jun 1941 Keith married Pearl Amelia Bell (1917 - 2003) in Kelmscott. They had three sons and a daughter, including Kevin Murray Buckingham (1943 - 2013); and Daryl Keith Buckingham (1945- 1949).
Discharged 12 Apr 1944.
Electoral Roll entries: 1949 - 1958 River road, Kelmscott, truck driver; 1963 - 1968 at 1132 Clifton street, Kelmscott, truck driver, later foreman;