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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


Douglas Blackburn MILNE

Born 17 August 1898 in Perth, Western Australia [16]
Son of David Alexander MILNE and Ada Jane BLACKBURN [15]
Married Sara Maria STONE in Perth in 1927 [66]
Travelling Agent based in Three Springs in 1928 and 1929 [4] [19]
He was among the 400 people who attended the Matrons and Benedicts Ball held in Three Springs on 31 August 1928 [4: 8-Sep-1928]
Attended the Three Springs Race Club's Race Meeting & Evening Ball held in Three Springs on Thursday 11 April 1929 [4: 20-Apr-1929]
Resided in Albany prior to enlisting in the Australian Army on 15 November 1939[16]
Sergeant W237362 in the Australian Army's W Comd. Disch. Depot during the Second World War [16]
Discharged from the Australian Army on 17 February 1947 [16]
Resided of late in the Perth suburb of Claremont [2]
Died 22 June 1962; buried Karrakatta Cemetery, Perth WA (Presbyterian, JA, 573)[2]

Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Douglas Blackburn Milne' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 4 July 2022 from [reference list]

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