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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


Frank Ashmore BYRNE

Born 9 October 1894 in Wannamal, Western Australia [16]
Son of "EK" Edmund Keen BYRNE and Isabella WOODS [15]
Resided with his parents on West Point Farm in Wannamal 1893-1914 [114]
Shifted with his parents and siblings from West Point Farm in Wannamal to his father's farm in Three Springs in 1914 [114]
Resided with his parents on Eastbourne Farm in Three Springs [P137]
Farmhand in Three Springs [50]
His 21st birthday and his parents silver wedding anniversary were both celebrated at Eastbourne on 9 October 1915 [10: 15-Oct-1915]
Attended as a "Huntsmen" the Plain & Fancy Dress Ball in Three Springs on 19 July 1916 in aid of the Red Cross Society [39: 31-Jul-1916]
Donated 5/- to the Three Springs Saint Patrick's Day Committee in 1919 [124]
Won the Hop Step & Jump and 3rd in the Sheffield Handicap at the Peace Celebrations in Three Springs on 19 July 1919 [10: 25-Jul-1919]
Attended the 21st birthday of May BERRIGAN at the Agricultural Hall in Three Springs on Friday 12 September 1919 [9: 19-Sep-1919]
Married "May" Margaret May BERRIGAN in 1920 [66]
Donated 10/- to the Three Springs Saint Patrick's Day Committee in 1920 [124]
Clerk of Scales at the Picnic Race Meeting held in Three Springs on Saint Patrick's Day Wednesday 17 March 1920 [9: 5-Mar-1920]
In 1937 he was an employee at Lewis WHITEMAN's brickworks in the Perth suburb of Middle Swan [81: 11-Apr-1937]
Resided in the Perth suburb of Middle Swan prior to enlisting in the Australian Army on 11 September 1941 [16]
Lance Sergeant W40258 in the Australian Army's W/C Ordnance Depot during the Second World War [16]
Discharged from the Australian Army on 18 October 1945 [16]
Resided of late in the Perth suburb of Midvale [2]
Died 14 January 1958; buried at the Karrakatta Cemetery in Perth, Western Australia (Roman Catholic, ZE, 332) [2]

Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Frank Ashmore Byrne' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 23 September 2021 from [sources]

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