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William Alderson

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William Alderson
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Personal Information
Date of Birth 22 Jan 1905
Place of Birth Durham, England
Death 10 Mar 1985, aged 80
Place of Death Armadale, Western Australia
Age at Enlistment 37 years, 2 months
Occupation Farmer
Religion Congregational
Address Armadale, Western Australia
Next of Kin Wife , Mrs Joyce Alderson
Military Information
Reg Number W62126
Date of Enlistment 8 Apr 1942
Rank Private
Unit/Formation 2nd (Fremantle) VDC Battalion
Post War Details
Fate Remained in Australia



Pre War

As a 27 year old, William emigrated to Australia aboard P & O's SS Strathaven, departing London on 7 Oct 1932 and arriving in Fremantle on 8 Nov 1932.

During 1937 William married Joyce Bernice Saw (1907 - 1975) Joyce died in Armadale on 6 Sep 1975.

Electoral Roll entries: 1936 - 1937 at Ninth avenue, Armadale, labourer; 1943 at Bunbury road, Armadale, farmer

War Service

discharge date not known

Post War

Electoral Roll entries: 1949 - 1980 at Bunbury road (165 South-West highway), Armadale, farmer

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