Kenneth William Gilmour
From Our Contribution
|Date of Birth||23 Mar 1898|
|Place of Birth||Mitcham, Victoria|
|Death||24 May 1979, aged 85|
|Place of Death||Dalkeith, Western Australia|
|Age at Enlistment||42 years, 7 months|
|Address||Roleystone, Western Australia|
|Next of Kin||Wife , Mrs Lilah Gilmour|
|Date of Enlistment||26 Oct 1940|
|Unit/Formation||5th Australian Garrison Battalion|
|Post War Details|
|Fate||Remained in Australia|
During 1924 Ken married Lilah Constance Allum in Perth.
Electoral Roll entries: 1925 at 27 Claremont avenue, Claremont, railway clerk; 1928 - 1943 at River road, Roleystone, accountant
Electoral Roll entries: 1949 - 1968 River road, Roleystone, clerk; 1977 at 63 Waratah avenue, Dalkeith, retired.
Lilah Constance died 3 Sep 1979 aged 87 in Dalkeith.
If Ken was 85 at the time of his death then he was born in 1894, meaning he was 46 years old at time of enlistment.