Ruby Joyce Francis

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Ruby Joyce Francis
Personal Information
Date of Birth 3 May 1923
Place of Birth Armadale, Western Australia
Death 10 Sep 1996, aged 73
Place of Death Mahogany Creek, Western Australia
Age at Enlistment 19 years, 7 months
Address Armadale, Western Australia
Next of Kin Father , Mr Henry Francis
Military Information
Reg Number WF93079
Date of Enlistment 27 Dec 1942
Rank Driver
Unit/Formation 5th Australian Salvage Depot
Post War Details
Fate Remained in Australia

Pre War

War Service

discharged 18 Apr 1946

Post War

During 1946 Ruby married Allan Cuthbert Harris (1904 - 1996) in Perth. They had 3 children. They were on the SS Gorgon which sailed from Singapore to Fremantle, arriving there on 29 Dec 1956. Allan was described on the manifest as Conservator of Forest. He had served as a Major with the 12th (Jarrah) VDC Battalion during ww2.

Electoral Roll entries: 1949 c/o Forest Department HQs, Armadale; 1954 - 1980 at 5 Duncraig road, Applecross.


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