Stewart Roderick Angus Ferguson

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Stewart Roderick Angus Ferguson
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Personal Information
Date of Birth 27 Sep 1912
Place of Birth Northam, Western Australia
Death 8 Aug 1999, aged 86
Place of Death Bayswater, Western Australia
Age at Enlistment 29 years 6 months
Description 5'9" (1.75m) tall ; 148lbs
67.132 kg
; fair complexion ; blue eyes ; fair hair
Occupation Benchman
Religion Congregational
Address Seventh road, Armadale, Western Australia
Next of Kin Wife , Mrs. Annie Elizabeth Ferguson
Military Information
Reg Number W67752 & W61990
Date of Enlistment 23 Mar 1942
Rank Private
Unit/Formation 2nd (Fremantle) VDC Battalion
Post War Details
Fate Remained in Australia

Pre War

On 16 Nov 1940 Stewart married Annie Elizabeth Tchan (1919-1975). Annie died in Royal Perth Hospital on 29 Mar 1975. They had three children.

Electoral Roll entries: 1937 at 'Karrimount', Donnelly road, Manjimup, farmer; 1943 at 'Willowblend', Bedfordale, orchardist.

War Service

Stewart enlisted in the Volunteer Defence Corps at Armadale on 22 Mar 1944 and was allocated to the 2nd (Fremantle) VDC Battalion. he was discharged at his own request on 5 Jun 1944.

Post War

Electoral Roll entries: 1949 at 'Willowblend', Bedfordale, orchardist; 1954 - 1963 at 287 Kew street, Cloverdale, bench man; 1972 - 1977 at 100 Planet street, Carlisle, truck driver. Annie is not with Stewart after 1958.


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