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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


Cyril John MAURICE

Born 20 February 1920 in Glamorgan, Wales [16] [21]
Son of Stephen John MAURICE and Lily Helen ANDREWS [P198]
Arrived with his parents in Fremantle, Western Australia on the Esperance Bay on 28 December 1928 [63]
Resided with his parents in Carnamah from as early as May 1929 until July 1929[4: 18-May-1929, 20-Jul-1929]
Attended the Children's Fancy Dress Ball held at the Carnamah Hall on Friday 5 July 1929 as a "French Student" [4: 13-Jul-1929]
Along with his parents left Carnamah and shifted to Bowgada in mid July 1929[4: 20-Jul-1929]
Member of the Bowgada-Perenjori Troop of Boy Scouts in 1930 [4: 22-Nov-1930]
Resided in Bowgada until shifting back to Carnamah in October 1938 to work at the General Store of Eric H. GURR [0: image 03765]
Employee at Eric H. GURR's General Store at 7 Macpherson Street, Carnamah from October 1938 to July 1939 [0: images 03013 & 03765]
Member of the Carnamah Cricket Club in 1938 - played for Carnamah Blues [0: image 03779]
Member of the Carnamah Repertory Club in 1939 [489]
Left Carnamah in July 1939 to take over the management of a shop in Perenjori [0: image 03013]
Sergeant W82108 in the Perenjori's local Volunteer Defence Corps during the Second World War [16]
Himself and his wife Joan were killed in a car accident on Paynes Find Road [P198]
Father of Evan, Lesley, Bronwyn and Andrew [233]
Died 30 March 1968; buried Perenjori Cemetery, Perenjori WA [233]

Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Cyril John Maurice' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 1 July 2022 from [reference list]

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