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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


Douglas Newington Hunter CARTER

Born 22 July 1916 in Claremont, Western Australia [16]
Son of Rupert Newington CARTER [2] [16]
In 1937 he was working at the Perth branch of the Bank of Australasia [5: 21-May-1937]
Relieving Manager of the Bank of Australasia in Carnamah in May 1937 while the manager was on sick leave [5: 21-May-1937]
After spending three weeks relieving in Carnamah he returned to Perth on Monday 14 June 1937 [5: 18-Jun-1937]
Returned to Carnamah on Saturday 4 September 1937 to relieve a bank clerk during his annual leave [5: 10-Sep-1937]
Employee of the Bank of Australasia in Moora prior to being transferred to Carnamah in April 1940 [0: image 03063]
Resided in Carnamah from April 1940 until August 1940 [0: image 03063] [16]
Employee at the Bank of Australasia at 8 Macpherson Street in Carnamah for some of the year 1940 [0: image 03063]
During his time in Carnamah he lived behind the Bank of Australasia [0: image 03066]
Enlisted in the Australian Army on 16 August 1940 [16]
Private WX8240 in the Australian Army's 2/4 Machine Gun Battalion during the Second World War [16]
Also in the 2/4 Machine Gun Battalion were Ken LALLY, Bill BAILLIE and Charlie JENNINGS, all from Carnamah [0: image 04003]
Discharged from the Australian Army on 18 December 1945 [16]
Resided of late in the Perth suburb of Claremont [2]
Died 15 September 1970; cremated at the Karrakatta Cemetery, Perth WA [2]

Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Douglas Newington Hunter Carter' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 16 January 2021 from [sources]

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