Ronald Vincent Aitken

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Ronald Vincent Aitken
Aitken Ronald Vincent.jpg
Taken from 1934 Armadale AFL team photo
Personal Information
Date of Birth 27 Jan 1914
Place of Birth Fremantle, Western Australia
Death 9 Jul 1995, aged 81
Place of Death Boyanup, Western Australia
Age at Enlistment 28 years, 2 months
Description 5'9" (1.75m) tall ; 140lb
"lb" is not declared as a valid unit of measurement for this property.
; fair complexion ; grey eyes ; fair hair
Occupation Orchardist
Religion Roman Catholic
Address Orchard avenue, Armadale, Western Australia
Next of Kin Father , Mr Hugh Aitken
Military Information
Reg Number W67619
Date of Enlistment 22 Mar 1942
Rank Private
Unit/Formation 2nd (Fremantle) VDC Battalion
Post War Details
Fate Remained in Australia

Pre War

Electoral Roll entries: 1936 - 1943 at Orchard avenue, Armadale, orchardist. Unfit to join the 2nd AIF due to limited hearing.

War Service

Enlisted on 22 Mar 1942 in Armadale.

Discharged at his own request on 20 Nov 1944.

Post War

On 23 April 1949 Ronald married Agnes Theresa Kearney at St Joseph's Church, Subiaco. Electoral Roll entries: 1949 - 1958 at Orchard avenue, Armadale orchardist; 1963 - 1980 at 16 Fourth road, Armadale, brickyard employee, labourer.


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