Sidney Roland Bunney

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Sidney Roland Bunney
Personal Information
Date of Birth 7 Sep 1912
Place of Birth Kelmscott, Western Australia
Death 11 Oct 2000, aged 88
Place of Death North Beach, Western Australia
Age at Enlistment 29 years, 7 months
Description 5'11 (1.80m) tall ; 160lbs
72.575 kg
; medium complexion ; blue eyes ; dark brown hair
Occupation Grader driver
Religion Church of England
Address Goomalling, Western Australia
Next of Kin Wife , Mrs. Mary Amelia Bunney
Military Information
Reg Number W73242
Date of Enlistment 17 Apr 1942
Rank Private
Unit/Formation 9th (Northam) VDC Battalion
Post War Details
Fate Remained in Australia

Pre War

During 1935 Sydney married Mary Amelia Quirke (1915 - 1998) in Northam. Mary died at North Beach on 13 Mar 1998 aged 84.

Electoral Roll entries: 1936 - 1943 at Lockyer street, Goomalling, labourer

War Service

On 17 Apr 1942 Sidney enlisted for part time service in the [[9th (Northam) VDC Battalion. He was placed on Reserve on 31 Dec 1944, with that ceasing on 15 Oct 1945.

Post War

Electoral Roll entries: 1949 at Lockyer street, Goomalling, labourer; 1954 - 1972 at Helena street, Goomalling, labourer; 1977 - 1980 at 6 Wilberforce street, North Beach, retired.


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