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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


John William FRAME

Born 15 April 1924 in Perth, Western Australia [16]
Son of "Jack" John FRAME and Gertrude Edna WHEELER [P311]
Resided with his parents on Fairview Farm, Lot 10 of the Inering Estate, in Carnamah 1924-1932 [P311]
Won the 5-7 years Boys Running Race at the Centenary Celebrations in Carnamah on 13 September 1929 [4: 21-Sep-1929]
Attended the Carnamah Traders Association's Sports Day & Picnic at Centenary Park, Carnamah on 9 October 1930 [4: 18-Oct-1930]
Following his mother's death in 1932 himself, his sister and his brother were sent to the Parkerville Children's Home [P311]
Left Parkerville Children's Home at the age of 15 years and returned to his father's farm in Carnamah [P311]
Farmhand for his father on Lot 10 of the Inering Estate in Carnamah in 1939 and 1940 [P311]
Resided in the Perth suburb of Beaconsfield prior to enlisting in the Royal Australian Navy on 5 September 1941 [16]
Cook F3708 on the Royal Australian Navy's H.M.A.S. Leeuwin during the Second World War [16]
Discharged from the Royal Australian Navy on 9 August 1946 [16]
Married Lorna Maxine DOWNING [P311]
Conducted a business importing wines from France [P311]
Resided of late in the Perth suburb of Coogee [2]
Died 9 April 2004; buried Fremantle Cemetery, Perth suburb of Palmyra (General Lawn, Lawn R, 98) [2]

Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'John William Frame' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 27 June 2022 from [reference list]

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