Leonard Wilfred Powell

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Leonard Wilfred Powell
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Len Powel front right.
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Annie and Leonard at a family wedding
Personal Information
Date of Birth 1 Aug 1905
Place of Birth Wungong, Western Australia
Death 12 Feb 1967, aged 61
Place of Death Perth, Western Australia
Age at Enlistment 36 years, 5 months
Next of Kin Wife , Mrs Anne (Annie) Powell
Military Information
Reg Number WX28489
Date of Enlistment 29 Dec 1941
Rank Corporal
Unit/Formation 2/13th Australian Field Ambulance
Post War Details
Medals 1939-45 Star

Pre War

During 1927 Len had married Annie Smith (1905 - 1987) in Perth. Annie died on 9 Feb 1987, aged 82 in Inglewood. They had three children; Priscilla Powell (1927 - 2000); Beryl Jean Powell (1932 - 2003) and Irene Powell ( - 1977)

Electoral Roll entries: 1931 - 1937 at Ninth avenue, Armadale, motor mechanic; 1943 at William street, Armadale, labourer;

War Service

Discharged 14 Nov 1945

Post War

Electoral Roll entries: 1954 at 14 Robinson street, Bayswater, assembler; 1958 at Commercial Hotel Mingenew, labourer


Photo taken at Melville camp of ASC Drivers. back, left to right : Stan Beale, George Fitzsimons, Wally Cowie, Archie Bowden, Des Rieger. Front: Alf Hughes, Jim Dunn, Arthur Hughes, Len Powell.

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