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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


"Jack" John William Ambrose POND

Born 18 April 1902 in Fremantle, Western Australia [15] [84]
Son of Sydney POND and Charlotte Quinn YOUARD [15]
Resided with his parents in Fremantle and was baptised on 27 October 1902 [84]
Married Myrtle Marion CHANDLER in 1938 [66]
Resided in Carnamah in 1940 [0: image 03949]
District agent for Carnamah, Three Springs, Perenjori and Morawa for Pederick Gas Producers in 1940 [0: image 03916]
     The items were fitted to cars, trucks and tractors to accommodate the scarcity of petrol during the war [0: image 03916]
     In October 1940 made an arrangement with W. A. HEINZ of the Quick Service Garage in Carnamah to be a sub-agent [0: image 03916]
Foundation Committee Member of the Carnamah District War and Patriotic Fund in 1940 [0: image 03074]
Continued to sell Pederick Gad Producers in Carnamah in 1941 [0: image 04026]
Wool Buyer and Auctioneer in Carnamah in 1941 and 1942 [6] [P4]
Operated from a portion of Elder Smith & Co's premises in Carnamah [P44]
In 1941 his postal address was P.O. Box 25 at the Carnamah Post Office [0: image 04026]
Financial Member of the Carnamah District Agricultural Society in 1941 [13]
Wool Buyer in Mullewa in 1943 [19]
Resided of late in the Perth suburb of Belmont [2]
Died 14 April 1966; ashes interred Karrakatta Cemetery, Perth WA (Crematorium Rose Gardens, 9A, 6) [2]

Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'John William Ambrose Pond ' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 13 December 2019 from  [ sources ]

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