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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


Frank Nairn SHEPPARD

Born 22 June 1918 in Three Springs, Western Australia [15]
Son of "Jack" John Richard SHEPPARD and "Meg" Margaret NAIRN [P3]
Great Grandson of Carnamah pioneers James & Sarah NAIRN and Coorow pioneers William & Sarah LONG [P3]
Resided with his parents on Redbank Farm in Dudawa, East Arrino [19]
Farmhand in Dudawa, East Arrino [19]
Resided in the Perth suburb of East Fremantle prior to enlisting in the Australian Army on 11 July 1942 [16]
Private WX28232 in the Australian Army's 2 Australian Port Con Company during the Second World War [16]
Discharged from the Australian Army on 21 April 1948 [16]
Farmhand in Dudawa, East Arrino 1948-1962 [19]
He was "the last of the Sheppard dozen" [45]
Passed away at the age of 85 years at the North Midlands District Hospital in Three Springs [45]
Died 20 March 2004; buried Fremantle Cemetery, Perth suburb of Palmyra (Lawn, R, 177) [2]

Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Frank Nairn Sheppard' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 3 July 2022 from [reference list]

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