Mervyn Eric Doherty

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Mervyn Eric Doherty
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Mervyn and Ella Marriage - photo
Personal Information
Date of Birth 9 Jan 1912
Place of Birth Jull road, Armadale, Western Australia
Death 13 Dec 1955, aged 43
Place of Death South Perth, Western Australia
Age at Enlistment 30 years, 1 month
Next of Kin Wife , Mrs Ella Doherty
Military Information
Reg Number WX19909
Date of Enlistment 27 Feb 1942
Rank Private
Post War Details

Pre War

During 1938 Mervyn married Ella May Smith (1916 - 2010) in the Murray district. They had two children.

Electoral Roll entries: 1936 at Waroona Hotel, Waroona, baker; 1937 at Manjimup, bread carter; 1943 at 70 Banksia terrace, South Perth, baker

War Service

Served in 16th Battalion and the 46th Australian Field Baking Platoon. Served at Balikpapan Borneo about 1 August 1945.

discharged 21 Jan 1946

Post War

Electoral Roll entries: 1949 - 1954 at 70 Banksia terrace, South Perth, baker.


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