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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


James Frederick BUCKLE

Born 21 February 1907 [26]
Son of Amos Alfred BUCKLE and Annie [243]
Departed London, England on the steamship Benalla and arrived in Fremantle, Western Australia on 15 March 1927 [63]
Married "Rita" Marguerite Mary GREENSHEILDS in 1930 in Perth, Western Australia[66]
Farmhand in Carnamah 1935-1939 [19]
During his time in Carnamah he had P.O. Box 39 at the Carnamah Post Office [50]
In 1937 he was working as a farmhand for Walter BODYCOAT on Trevose Farm on the Inering Estate in Carnamah [278]
Resided with his wife and children in one of the four houses on his employer's Trevose Farm in Carnamah [278]
His daughter Maureen did her schooling by correspondence in 1937 [278]
Attended the meeting at Five Gums on 10 March 1937 to discuss the establishment of a state school at Five Gums, Carnamah [278]
Resided in the Perth suburb of Osborne Park prior to enlisting in the Australian Army on 9 November 1939 [16]
Lance Corporal WX584 in the Australian Army's 2/3 Field Company RAE during the Second World War [16]
Discharged from the Australian Army on 1 February 1944 [16]
Farmhand in Carnamah 1945-1949 [19]
Financial Member of the Carnamah District Agricultural Society in 1946 [13]
Farmer in Winchester, South Carnamah in 1949 [6] [18]
Father of Maureen, Dorothy and Gwenyth [278]
Died 28 January 1979; buried at the Utakarra Cemetery in Geraldton, Western Australia [26]

Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'James Frederick Buckle' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 25 February 2024 from [reference list]

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