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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


Surname

Lionel Joseph GROVER

Born 15 December 1912 in Beverley, Western Australia [16]
Son of Henry Joseph GROVER and Clara May Maud MOULTON [243]
Labourer in Marvel Loch and Norseman in the 1930s and early 1940s [50]
Member of the Norseman Volunteer Fire Brigade [334: 27-Jan-1943]
Resided in Norseman prior to enlisting in the Australian Army on 22 April 1942 [16]
Private WX21595 in the Australian Army's Headquarters 3 Australian Base Sub Area during the Second World War [16]
Married Clara Eleonore KERBER on Wednesday 20 January 1943 at the registry office in Norseman [334: 27-Jan-1943]
The Norseman Volunteer Fire Brigade formed a guard of honour as they left the registry office for their reception at fire station [334]
Discharged from the Australian Army on 20 February 1946 [16]
After the war resided in Norsemen, where he worked as a Millman and his wife as a Shop Assistant [50]
Farmer of Victoria Location 10258 in Eneabba via Three Springs 1962-1977 [19]
Later resided in the Perth suburb of Quinns Rocks [2]
Father of Graham, Trevor and Robert [P446]
Died 2 November 1979; buried Pinnaroo Valley Memorial Park, Perth WA (Acacia Court, Plot 1305) [2]


Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Lionel Joseph Grover' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 9 August 2022 from www.carnamah.com.au/bio/lionel-joseph-grover [reference list]




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