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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


"Blair" Edward Cecil Blair GILES

Born 16 October 1912 in Claremont, Western Australia [16]
Clerk in Bruce Rock in 1936 and 1937 [50]
Married Mary Sinclair MCINTOSH in Perth in 1937 [66]
Manager in Three Springs in 1939 [19]
Corporal of the No. 2 Troop of the "C" Squadron of the motorised 25th Light Horse Machine Gun Regiment in 1939 [P15]
The No. 2 Troop was a local militia unit made of people from the North Midlands and trained in Carnamah once a fortnight [P15]
Resided in Northam in 1942 [16]
Lieutenant W97169 in Northam's local Volunteer Defence Corps during the Second World War [16]
Storekeeper in North Dandalup in 1949 [50]
Resided of late in the Perth suburb of Claremont [2]
Died 2 August 1981; ashes buried Pinnaroo Valley Memorial Park, Perth WA (Banksia Court, G6A, 81) [2]

Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Edward Cecil Blair Giles' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 18 August 2022 from [reference list]

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