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Lionel Rex TUCKER

Lionel Rex TUCKER

Male 1901 - 1989  (88 years)

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  • Name Lionel Rex TUCKER 
    Born 10 Nov 1901  Norwood SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Military Service Rex was a member of the 18/23 Regiment of Light Horse in SA which was motorised in 1935 and became the 18th Machine Gun Regiment. During WW 2 he was in the 18 MG Regt 2/48 Battalion 9th Div and served in North Africa where he was one of the Rats of Tobruk.   [2
    Occupation Grazier 
    Residence Narracoorte South Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    7Cs Bool Lagoon near Narracoorte 
    Died 11 Dec 1989  Adelaide SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Person ID I-5880  Christina and Donald McLean
    Last Modified 21 Jan 2017 

    Father Edward Lionel TUCKER,   b. 30 Jan 1875,   d. 1 Oct 1955, Edenhope Vic Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Relationship -1915 
    Mother Ethel May WEIR,   b. c1874,   d. 11 Jan 1945, Strathalbyn SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 70 years) 
    Relationship -1915 
    Married 11 Apr 1911  College Park SA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F-1915  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Heather Gwin MCLELLAN,   b. 20 Jul 1911, Wellington SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Dec 1982  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 17 Sep 1932  Adelaide SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Rex's great love is horses and he is an accomplished equestrian. He was married at 10am Saturday 17th so that he could participate in jumping events at Royal Adelaide Show that day. [2]
    Children 
     1. QW T
    +2. ML T
    Last Modified 21 Jan 2017 12:39:45 
    Family ID F-1917  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    0454 - Wedding of Lucy Tucker & Sid Rogers.jpg
    0454 - Wedding of Lucy Tucker & Sid Rogers.jpg
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    0459 - Sandergrove school in ruins in 1973.jpg
    0459 - Sandergrove school in ruins in 1973.jpg

    Documents
    0455 - Wedding day of Lucy Tucker & Sid Rogers - names of people in the photo.jpg
    0455 - Wedding day of Lucy Tucker & Sid Rogers - names of people in the photo.jpg
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  • Sources 
    1. [S-75] http://www.genealogysa.org.au, 21 Jan 2017 Researcher Lorna McLean.
      BIRTH1901, TUCKER,Lionel Rex, to father:Edward Lionel TUCKER and mother: Ethel May WEIR at Norwood SA RegNo686/232
      No more is specified. Requires further research and validity research to make this generalisable

    2. [S-3] BRB - 'Donald & Christina McLean & Their Descendants', (Donald & Christina McLean Genealogical Council Inc, Strathalbyn 1995), 71.

    3. [S-75] http://www.genealogysa.org.au, 21 Jan 2017 Researcher Lorna McLean.
      DEATH:Advertiser(Adelaide SA):TUCKER,Lionel Rex in 1989
      No more is specified. Requires further research and validity research to make this generalisable