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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


Ronald Hamilton TROTTER

Born 20 March 1916 in Perth, Western Australia [16]
Son of "Leslie" Alfred Leslie TROTTER and Florence Maud ROBERTS [--]
Resided with his parents in York in 1920 [39: 17-Aug-1920]
Resided with his parents in Moora 1921-1924 [6] [9]
Resided with his parents in Carnamah 1924-1928 [4: 19-May-1928] [9: 4-Apr-1924, 13-Feb-1925]
     His father was the caterer and he was one of the waiters at the Bachelors' Ball held in Carnamah on 22 October 1925 [9: 30-Oct-1925]
     Student at the Carnamah State School in 1927 and 1928 [97]
     Attended the Carnamah Children's Fancy Dress Ball as "Nigger Minstrel" on Saturday 15 October 1927 [9: 21-Oct-1927]
     Won a prize for a pencil drawing in the school-work section of the Carnamah Agricultural Show in 1927 [9: 21-Oct-1927]
Resided in the Perth suburb of Subiaco prior to enlisting in the Australian Army on 29 September 1941 [16]
     Corporal WX16749 in the Australian Army's 1 ARM Division of Signals during the Second World War [16]
     Discharged from the Australian Army on 19 October 1942 [16]
Married Betty ROBERTS in Perth in 1944 [66]
Resided of late in the Perth suburb of City Beach [2]
Died 18 January 1968; buried at the Karrakatta Cemetery in Perth, Western Australia (Anglican, Lawn 2, 291) [2]

Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Ronald Hamilton Trotter' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 26 June 2022 from [reference list]

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