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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


Gordon Cort SLATER

Born 1901 in Kallaroo, Western Australia [15]
Son of Robert Leighton SLATER and Jessie MCLENNAN [15]
Civil Servant in Fimiston near Kalgoorlie in 1925 [66]
Resided in Wyndham prior to being transferred to Carnamah to fill the position of Postal Clerk in Carnamah [5: 1-Dec-1933]
He received notice of his transfer in November 1933 however it didn't take effect until a number of months later [5: 1-Dec-1933]
Postal Assistant / Postal Clerk at the Carnamah Post Office at 12 Macpherson Street, Carnamah in 1934 and 1935 [5: 1-Dec-1933] [6]
Attended Charlie OLSON's Surprise 70th Birthday at Lou JOHANSEN's farm on Thursday 17 January 1935 [5: 25-Jan-1935]
Acting Postmaster of the Carnamah Post Office in April 1935 when the postmaster, Percy TEEDE, was on annual leave [5: 5-Apr-1935]
In early May 1935 he was absent from Carnamah on annual leave [5: 3-May-1935]
Resided of late in the Perth suburb of Armadale [2]
Died 5 September 1971; buried at Karrakatta Cemetery in Perth, Western Australia (General, EA, 162) [2]

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

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