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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


Allan Owen BOWRA

Born 14 June 1909 in Perth, Western Australia [16]
Son of "Fred" Frederick John BOWRA and Cecelia Maria BELL [P218]
Resided with his parents on farmland in Winchester [3] [19]
Attended the Euchre Party and Dances held fortnightly Winchester in August and September 1929 [4: 17-Aug-1929, 7 & 21-Sep-1929]
Attended the Grand Ball following the Carnamah Show and opening of Centenary Park on 19 September 1929 [4: 28-Sep-1929]
In 1934 he was living in Nannine, and in 1935 in Meekatharra [5: 27-Jul-1934, 20-Sep-1935]
Resided in Winchester in 1936 [5: 29-May-1936]
During May 1936 he was an inmate of the Carnamah Private Hospital receiving treatment for a septic hand [5: 29-May-1936]
Known to have later resided in the Perth suburbs of North Perth and Bayswater [2] [16]
Died 29 June 1991; buried Karrakatta Cemetery, Perth WA (Roman Catholic, LN7, 400) [2]

Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Allan Owen Bowra' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 25 February 2024 from [reference list]

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