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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


"Harry" Henry Keane BYRNE

Born 28 August 1920 in Fremantle, Western Australia [16]
Son of Robert William BYRNE and Ann Elizabeth HARRISON [P116]
Resided with his parents on a farm between Carnamah and Three Springs from C.1922 to C.1930 [P116]
Student at the Carnamah State School C.1928 to C.1930 [P116]
He and his sisters were driven to school in a horse and buggy by a man named Syd who lived with them on the farm [P116]
He won 2nd prize for a Crayon Drawing at the Carnamah Show and Sports Carnival on Thursday 4 October 1928 [4: 13-Oct-1928]
After the farm was sold C.1930 resided with his parents in the Three Springs townsite [P116]
Won a 2nd prize for Writing in the Educational section of the Fourth Three Springs Agricultural Show in 1932 [5: 30-Sep-1932]
Later shifted with his parents from Three Springs to Fremantle [P116]
Resident of South Fremantle when he enlisted in the Australian Army on 4 March 1941 [16]
Driver W24712 in the Australian Army's 124 General Transport Company during the Second World War [16]
Married Maude Cedina STONER [P137] in Perth in 1942 [66]
Discharged from the Australian Army on 7 December 1945 [16]
Resided of late in the Perth suburb of Como [2]
Father of Darrel, Robert, Marilyn and Gregory [45]
Died 17 July 2005; buried at the Fremantle Cemetery in the Perth suburb of Palmyra (General Lawn, Lawn 4, N) [2]

Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Henry Keane Byrne' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 1 March 2024 from [reference list]

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