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Percy Sydney Holman

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Percy Sydney Holman
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Personal Information
Date of Birth 18 Oct 1895
Place of Birth Kilkenny, South Australia
Death 25 Jul 1970, aged 74
Place of Death Victoria Park, Western Australia
Age at Enlistment 46 years, 6 months
Address Mundijong, Western Australia
Next of Kin Wife , Mrs Ethel Holman
Military Information
Reg Number W67654
Date of Enlistment 22 May 1942
Rank Private
Unit/Formation 2nd (Fremantle) VDC Battalion
Post War Details
Fate Remained in Australia



Pre War

On 29 Jan 1920 Percy married Jane Reid (1895 - 1926) at Mallee Dale Farm, Esperance. Jane died on 1 Aug 1926, aged 30. They had a daughter, Sophia Jean Holman (1921 - 1995) and a son Edwin George Holman (1922 - 2012). During 1929 Percy married Ethel Barrow (1895 - 25 May 1965) in Perth. They one child. Ethel died in Kelmscott on 25 May 1965.

Electoral Roll entries: 1922 - 1925 at Esperance road, Norseman, farmer; 1931 at Barton street, Queens Park, gardener; 1936 - 1943 at Whitby Fall, foreman

War Service

Enlisted in Armadale.


discharge date is unknown

Post War

Electoral Roll entries: 1949 - 1958 at Albany highway, Kelmscott, foreman; 1968 at 5 Fourth (Gilwell) avenue, Kelmscott, retired.

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