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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


Surname

Jack Owen GRIMBLY

Born 17 May 1904 in Saint Peters, South Australia [55]
Son of Herbert GRIMBLEY and Amelia Maria Brodie STANFORD [55]
Prospector at Red Hill near Coolgardie in 1925 [50]
Storeman in Coorow 1929-1933 [19]
Member of the Coorow Tennis Club in 1930 [86: 21-Jun-1930]
Shop Assistant in Meekatharra in 1936 [50]
Resided in the Perth suburb of Subiaco prior to enlisting in the Australian Army[16]
Enlisted in the Australian Army on Rottnest Island on 19 July 1942 [16]
Married Margaret Emily Mickle FAUL in Perth in 1942 [66]
Private WX30590 in the Australian Army's 7 HY Brigade during the Second World War [16]
Discharged from the Australian Army on 20 October 1944 [16]
Later resided in the Perth suburb of Cottesloe [2]
Died 18 March 1978; ashes scattered to the wind at the Karrakatta Cemetery, Perth WA [2]


Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Jack Owen Grimbly' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 9 August 2022 from www.carnamah.com.au/bio/jack-owen-grimbly [reference list]




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