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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


Surname

"Jim" James Francis BICKERS

Born 9 September 1923 in Perenjori, Western Australia [16]
Son of John BICKERS and Ruby Eileen WILLIAMS [P431]
Resided with his parents on farmland at Caron in the Perenjori district [6] [19]
Married Gwen GOODIN at the Anglican Church in Southern Cross in 1943 [81: 19-Dec-1943]
Enlisted in the Royal Australian Air Force in Perth on 20 May 1944 [16]
Leading Aircraftman 442150 in the R.A.A.F.  4 Airfield Construction Squadron during the Second World War [16]
Discharged from the Royal Australian Air Force on 12 September 1945 [16]
Farmhand in Carnamah 1948-1953 [19]
Member of the Five Gums Tennis Club in 1947-48 [89]
Farmer in Rocky Gully in 1954 [50]
Truck Driver in Three Springs 1956-1962 [19]
Farmer of Victoria Location 10260 in Eneabba via Three Springs 1963-1970 [19] [50]
He was working as a Nursery Hand and living at 9 Phillips Street in the Perth suburb of Dianella in 1972 and 1977 [50]
In 1980 he was working as a Gardener and living at 14/4 Mandalay Place in the Perth suburb of Cragie [50]


Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'James Francis Bickers' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 25 May 2020 from www.carnamah.com.au/bio/james-francis-bickers [sources]




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