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George MacDonald TUCKER

George MacDonald TUCKER

Male 1914 - 1994  (80 years)

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  • Name George MacDonald TUCKER  [1
    Nickname Don 
    Born 11 Oct 1914  Strathalbyn SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Military Service 1941  WWII Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Singapore:Max & Don (George) were in the Army and John was in the air force.
    Don enlisted in the armed services in January 1941. He was taken prisoner of war in Singapore. His right leg was amputated in August 1942. He was repatriated in 1945 and discharged in July 1946.
    (ref p85 of Rachel's section of the McDonald family history. 
    Obituary Telephone operator 
    Residence Glenleg SA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 12 Oct 1994 
    Buried Sandergrove SA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I-6153  Christina and Donald McLean
    Last Modified 10 Feb 2018 

    Father Walter George Ewen TUCKER,   b. 20 Feb 1879, Sandergrove SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jul 1941  (Age 62 years) 
    Relationship -1996 
    Mother Mary Jane (Jinnie) NESS,   b. 2 Nov 1883, Encounter Bay SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jun 1931  (Age 47 years) 
    Relationship -1996 
    Married 25 Mar 1908  Finnis Point SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Rev Rolfe was the marriage celebrant at 'Glenkeith' Finnis River SA
    Family ID F-1996  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Lucy Doreen STEER,   b. 7 Sep 1914, Lameroo SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, Date unknown 
    Married 1 May 1948  Lameroo, SA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. HM T
    +2. MJ T
    +3. LR T
    Last Modified 13 Oct 2015 08:51:23 
    Family ID F-2019  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    0459 - Sandergrove school in ruins in 1973.jpg
    0459 - Sandergrove school in ruins in 1973.jpg

  • Sources 
    1. [S-134] http://nominal-rolls.dva.gov.au/veteran?id=683419&c=WW2#R, http://www.ww2roll.gov.au/Veteran.aspx?serviceId=A&veteranId=674399, 5 Feb 2018 Researcher Lorna McLean.
      spelling of mcdonald changed to macdonald

    2. [S-134] http://nominal-rolls.dva.gov.au/veteran?id=683419&c=WW2#R, http://www.ww2roll.gov.au/Veteran.aspx?serviceId=A&veteranId=674399, 5 Feb 2018 Researcher Lorna McLean.
      location of birth and date provided

    3. [S-75] http://www.genealogysa.org.au, https://www.genealogysa.org.au/user-details/product/uid-554285/coid-1/cid-2/request_data-%7B/quot;option-/quot;--/quot;com_search-/quot;,-/quot;Itemid-/quot;32-/quot;surname-/quot;steer-/quot;check-/quot;1-/quot;gname-/quot;lucy_doreen-/quot;year-/quot;-/quot;range-/quot;0-/quot;cusearch-/quot;Search-/quot;__utmc-/quot;175478836-/quot;__utmz-/quot;175478836_1509200000_157_3_utmcsr-google%7Cutmccn=(organic)%7Cutmcmd=organic%7Cutmctr=(not%20provided)/quot;a4bd3f58e9df756191d0f96ccbc0b1ee-/quot;e7015a7d200526083314a342d63ff4c5-/quot;__utma-/quot;175478836_1713450304_1501589010_1515944819_1515975714_353-/quot;%7D-.html, 16 Jan 2018 Researcher Lorna McLean.
      Walter George Ewen
      Groom Last Name: TUCKER
      Bride Given Name(s): Mary Jane
      Bride Last Name: NESS
      Marriage Date: 1908, March 25
      Marriage Place: Res of R J Ness Finniss
      Groom Age: 29
      Groom Approx. Birth Year: 1879
      Groom Marital Status: S
      Groom Father: Walter John TUCKER
      Bride Age: 24
      Bride Approx. Birth Year: 1884
      Bride Marital Status: S
      Bride Father Name: Robert John NESS
      District: Strathalbyn
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