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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


"Verley" George Verley FRASER

Born 10 November 1900 in Dandaragan, Western Australia [15] [16]
Son of John FRASER and Harriett COOK [15]
Farmhand on Mardo Farm in Dandaragan 1922-1929 [19]
Farmhand in Coorow 1929-1941 [4] [19]
Attended the Euchre Party and Dance at the School Hall in Winchester on Saturday 10 August 1929 [4: 17-Aug-1929]
Worked in Marchagee, Gunyidi and Coorow in 1933 and 1934 [300: pages 41, 42]
Paid £13 in Vermin Bonuses by the Carnamah District Road Board for killing nine foxes, one dog and 14 dog pups in 1933-34 [300]
Won the Walk Trot and Gallop in the Ring Events of the Coorow-Waddy Agricultural Show on 7 September 1933 [5: 15-Sep-1933]
By 1942 he was living in Moora [16]
Private W86503 in Moora's local Volunteer Defence Corps (V.D.C.) during the Second World War [16]
When he enlisted in the V.D.C. gave his brother Charles as his next of kin, his mother and father having died in 1930 and 1937 [15] [16]
Later resided in Dandaragan [116]
Passed away at the age of 73 years at the Moora District Hospital in Moora [116]
Died 4 March 1973; buried Moora Public Cemetery, Moora WA (Roman Catholic, Plot 210) [116]

Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'George Verley Fraser' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 25 July 2024 from [reference list]

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