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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


"Junior" / "Bill" Arnold John Carl BIERMANN

Born 31 July 1932 in Carnamah, Western Australia [98]
Son of Arnold Carl Adolph BIERMANN and "Gar" Gladys Rose HAIG [P268]
He was born at Dr. Cecil P. ROSENTHAL's Carnamah Private Hospital at 14 Robertson Street in Carnamah [P268]
Resided with his parents in Carnamah [P268]
Attended the Children's Fancy Dress Ball held at the Carnamah Hall on 27 October 1934 dressed as a "Scotchman" [4: 3-Nov-1934]
Best Dressed 3-6 Year Boy as a "Bridegroom" at the Children's Fancy Dress Ball in Carnamah on 14 November 1936 [5: 20-Nov-1936]
Tied for 1st with Ian E. TIMMS in the Tiny Tots Boys Running Race at the Easter Sports Meeting in Carnamah in 1937 [5: 2-Apr-1937]
Came 2nd in the 4 & 5 Years Boys Running Race at the Coronation Celebrations in Carnamah on 12 May 1937 [5: 14-May-1937]
     The festivities celebrated the coronation of King George VI of the United Kingdom and the British Commonwealth [5]
Accompanied his aunt and uncle Johanna V. D. and Herbert H. TULIP from Carnamah to Perth on 3 September 1937 [5: 10-Sep-1937]
Student at the Carnamah State School from 1938 to May 1942 [98]
Boarding Student at the Dominican Convent School in Three Springs from 25 May 1942 to 20 August 1943 [98]
Student at the Carnamah State School in later 1943 and 1944 [98]
Educated at the Carnamah State School and at Wesley College in South Perth WA[P268]
Spent a brief holiday along with his parents in Cottesloe before returning to Carnamah on 26 February 1941 [4: 1-Mar-1941]
Junior Member of the Carnamah Miniature Rifle Club in 1944 [0: image 04262]
Student at Wesley College in South Perth WA in 1945 [0: image 04306]
Financial Member of the Carnamah District Agricultural Society in 1948 [13]
In 1950 was a student at Muresk Agricultural College in Northam [0: image 04612]
In 1953 and 1954 he was working in Carnamah [0: image 04723] [96]
Became a member of the Carnamah Masonic Lodge No.150 WAC on 19 June 1953 [96]
Resided in South Australia [2] prior to being killed in a Royal Australian Air Force plane crash [7: page 242]
Died 21 October 1958; ashes interred Karrakatta Cemetery, Perth WA [2]

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

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