Oliver Donald George Bruce

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Oliver Donald George Bruce
Personal Information
Date of Birth 7 Aug 1910
Place of Birth Collie, Western Australia
Death 10 May 1972, aged 61
Place of Death Nollamara, Western Australia
Age at Enlistment 29 years, 6 months
Occupation Poultry farmer
Address Kelmscott
Next of Kin Mother , Mrs Mary Bruce
Military Information
Reg Number WX1069 & WX1897
Date of Enlistment 23 Nov 1939 & 5 Mar 1940
Rank Corporal
Unit/Formation 2/11th Australian Infantry Battalion
Post War Details

Pre War

Electoral Roll entries: 1931 at 71 Olive street, Subiaco, clerk; 1936 at 'Kirkalocka', Mt Magnet, miner; 1937 - 1943 Second avenue, Kelmscott, poultry farmer with parents John Oliver and Mary Louisa

War Service

WX 1069 service terminated when he was discharged on 29 Nov 1939. Re-enlisted 5 Mar 1940.

Last unit before discharge was 2/1st Convalescent Depot. Discharged by the 5th Military District on 31 Oct 1945.

Post War

Electoral Roll entries: 1954 - 1958 at 165 Hensman road, Subiaco, packer with his mother; 1958 at 64 Daglish street, Wembley, packer by himself; 1963 at 178 Ravenscar street, Scarborough; 1968 at 366 Wanneroo road, Nollamara, packer


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