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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


Keith Alexander MULLIGAN

Born 31 March 1925 in Meckering, Western Australia [25]
Son of "George" Wilfred George MULLIGAN and "Ess" Ester Florida NORTHEY [P217]
Resided with parents in premises adjoining the Winchester General Store in Choral Street, Winchester 1927-1936 [P217]
Student at the Winchester State School from 2 February 1931 to 19 June 1936 [25]
Won a 1st prize for a Crayon Drawing at the Coorow-Waddy Agricultural Show on Thursday 5 September 1935 [5: 13-Sep-1935]
Attended the Children's Fancy Dress Ball at the Carnamah Hall on Saturday 2 November 1935 as a "Pirate" [5: 8-Nov-1935]
Competed in the tennis match between the Billeroo-Winchester and Carnamah schools on Friday 8 November 1935 [5: 15-Nov-1935]
Sang "The Stock Rider's Song" at the Winchester State School's Concert in Winchester on Saturday 14 December 1935 [5: 20-Dec-1935]
Came 3rd in the Boys Bike Race at the Carnamah R.S.L. Easter Sports Meeting in Carnamah on Monday 13 April 1936 [5: 17-Apr-1936]
In June 1936 shifted with parents from Winchester to Carnamah [P217]
Student at the Carnamah State School [25]
Came 3rd in the Under 14 Years Bike Race at the Carnamah Football Club's Scratch Match in Carnamah on 28 June 1936 [5: 3-Jul-1936]
Competed as a Junior Rider in the Carnamah Athletic Club's Bike Races in Carnamah on Sunday of each week in 1936 [5: 4-Dec-1936]
     Won the Junior Race of the Carnamah Athletic Club's Inaugural Bike Races in Carnamah on Sunday 12 July 1936 [5: 17 & 24-Jul-1936]
     He came 2nd in the next Junior Bike Race but overall was the winner of the two races, for which he won The O'Grady Trophy [5]
     Presented with the O'Grady Trophy for the Carnamah Athletic Club's 1936 season Bike Racing on 27 September 1936 [5: 2-Oct-1936]
Came 2nd in the Boys Bike Race at the Carnamah Agricultural Show in Carnamah on Thursday 10 September 1936 [5: 11 & 18-Sep-1936]
Attended the Inter-School Sports of the Carnamah Road Board district at Centenary Park in Carnamah on 2 October 1936 [5: 9-Oct-1936]
     Came 2nd in the 11 Years Boys Running Race, and with Albert L. TURNER came 3rd in the 10 & 11 Years Boys Siamese Race [5]
Attended the Children's Fancy Dress Ball at the Carnamah Hall on Saturday 14 November 1936 as an "Escort" [5: 20-Nov-1936]
Attended and received a coronation medal at the Coronation Celebrations at Centenary Park in Carnamah on 12 May 1937 [5]
     He won the 12 Years & Over Boys Running Race and came 2nd in the 12 to 15 Years Boys 220 Yards Race [5: 14-May-1937]
     Himself and N. Anthony JOHNSTON won the 12 to 15 Years Boys Three Legged Race, and his team won the Boys Relay Race [5]
     The festivities celebrated the coronation of King George VI of the United Kingdom and the British Commonwealth [5]
Member of the Carnamah Cricket Club in 1936-37 [5: 5-Mar-1937]
Came 2nd in the Boys Bike Race at the Easter Athletic Sports Meeting at Centenary Park in Carnamah on 29 March 1937 [5: 2-Apr-1937]
Junior Member of the Carnamah Cycle Club in 1937 [5: 4-Jun-1937]
Received a demonstration of vegetable judging by judge Harold C. STACEY at the Carnamah Agricultural Show in 1937 [5: 17-Sep-1937]
Left the Carnamah district in 1939 and shifted with parents to a property in Kenwick [P217]

Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Keith Alexander Mulligan' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 15 August 2020 from [sources]

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