Maurice Raven

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Maurice Raven
Personal Information
Date of Birth 1 Dec 1898
Place of Birth Odessa, Russia
Death 19 Nov 1968, aged 69
Place of Death Kewdale, Western Australia
Age at Enlistment 43 years, 7 months
Religion Jewish Orthodox
Address Armadale, Western Australia
Next of Kin Wife , Mrs Betty Raven
Military Information
Reg Number W90805
Date of Enlistment 7 Jul 1942
Rank Private
Unit/Formation 9th Australian Auxiliary Horse Transport Company
Post War Details
Fate Remained in Australia

Pre War

During 1924 Maurice had married Queenie (?) Bloom. City of Perth rate book for North Perth 1926 - 1931 lists them at 11 Elizabeth street, with Maurice a clerk. In 1936 Queenie has a shop on North Beach Road, with Maurice's name crossed out, the shop having been in his name the year prior. The 1936 Electoral Roll has him at 194 Hay street, Kalgoorlie, an auctioneer; and in 1937 at 374 Egan street, Kalgoorlie.

War Service

discharged 26 Sep 1944

Post War

Electoral Roll entries: 1943 - 1958 at Albany road, Armadale, not employed. Betty was listed as a shop keeper. 1968 Maurice only, yet Betty died 22 Aug 1961 in Armadale, Western Australia


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