Matthew Oliver Mullane

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Matthew Oliver Mullane
Mullane Matthew Oliver.jpg
Taken from 1934 Armadale AFL team photo
Personal Information
Date of Birth 21 Jul 1884
Place of Birth Gippsland, Victoria
Death 29 Sep 1944, aged 76
Place of Death Armadale, Western Australia
Age at Enlistment 57 years, 10 Months
Description 5'8½" (1.74m) tall ; 152lbs
68.946 kg
; dark complexion ; brown eyes ; grey hair
Occupation Orchard worker
Religion Roman Catholic
Address Armadale, Western Australia
Next of Kin Sister , Mrs. Minnie Louisa Aitkin
Military Information
Reg Number W67613
Date of Enlistment 22 Mar 1942
Rank Corporal
Unit/Formation 2nd (Fremantle) VDC Battalion
Post War Details
Fate Remained in Australia

Pre War

Electoral Roll entries: 1906 at Emperor street, Coolgardie, labourer; 1910 - 1921 at Tammin, farmer; 1925 - 1943 at Armadale, orchard employee;

War Service

Matthew enlisted in the Volunteer Defence Corps in Armadale on 22 Mar 1942 and was allocated to the [[2nd (Fremantle) VDC Battalion. Matthew was discharged on 9 Jul 1943 deemed to have reached retirement age.


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