Keith James Buckingham

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Keith James Buckingham
Personal Information
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
Military Information
Reg Number W9022
Date of Enlistment 6 Mar 1941
Rank Private
Unit/Formation 16th Australian Infantry Battalion (Cameron Highlander's Regiment)
Post War Details

Pre War

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).

War Service

Discharged 12 Apr 1944.

Post War

Electoral Roll entries: 1949 - 1958 River road, Kelmscott, truck driver; 1963 - 1968 at 1132 Clifton street, Kelmscott, truck driver, later foreman;


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