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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


Thomas Mervyn DODD

Born 30 July 1910 in Namban, Western Australia [16]
Son of farmer James May DODD and Mary Jane MORLEY [15] [166]
Resided with his parents in Watheroo and was enrolled as a student of the Watheroo State School on 20 February 1922 [166]
Won the Hop Step & Jump and came equal 2nd in the High Jump at the Sports Meeting in Coorow on 1 January 1936 [5: 3-Jan-1936]
Resided in Watheroo until shifting to Arrino [0: image 03636]
In July 1936 applied to transfer from the Watheroo Football Club to the Arrino Football Club [5: 17-Jul-1936]
The North Midlands Football Association accepted his application at their meeting in Three Springs on 17 August 1936 [5: 21-Aug-1936]
Labourer in Yandanooka in 1939 [19]
Resided in Winchester prior to enlisting in the Australian Army on 16 August 1940 [16] [0: image 03061]
Private WX8151 in the Australian Army's 2/6 Field Park Company during the Second World War [16]
Discharged from the Australian Army on 10 April 1942 [16]

Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Thomas Mervyn Dodd' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 16 January 2021 from [sources]

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