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Eric FORSYTH, Private

Eric FORSYTH, Private

Male 1918 - 1997  (79 years)

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  • Name Eric FORSYTH 
    Suffix Private 
    Born 13 Apr 1918  Noradjuha Vic Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Military Service 1939-1945  WWII Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Enlisted 11 Jul 1942 living KELLERBERRIN, WA Enlisted GINGIN, WA 
    Military Service 1942-1946  WWII Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    FORSYTH, ERIC Australian Army Service Number WX28134 DOB 13 Apr 1918 at NAJURA, VIC
    NOK FORSYTH, DAVID (father) Date of Discharge 3 Apr 1946 Rank Private Posting at Discharge 2/10 AUSTRALIAN INFANTRY BATTALION. Continued after war until 1946 serving overseas. 
    Died 19 Aug 1997  Kellerberrin WA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I-6760  Christina and Donald McLean
    Last Modified 26 Apr 2019 

    Father David FORSYTH,   b. 18 Dec 1884, Noradjuha Vic Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Nov 1948, Kellerberrin WA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Relationship -2197 
    Mother Rachel MCDONALD,   b. 28 Nov 1884, Carchap Vic Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Nov 1941, Kellerberrin WA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years) 
    Relationship -2197 
    Married 4 Sep 1912  Horsham Vic Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • MARRIED Presbyterian Church Horsham Vic
    Residence 1925  Kellerberrin WA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    'Marple Farm ' In 1925 Dave bought a 2000 acre property from Thomas Potts, 'Marple Farm' which was six miles south of Kellerberrin.  
    Family ID F-2197  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family JO C 
    Children 
    +1. BE F
    +2. HJ F
    +3. NJ F
    Last Modified 3 Jan 2017 09:50:27 
    Family ID F-2218  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S-77] http//:www.ww2rolls.gov.au, http://www.ww2roll.gov.au/Veteran.aspx?serviceId=A&veteranId=762363, 23 Jan 2017 Researcher Lorna McLean.
      Nominal WWII Army service records offer date/location of birth. War service in details attached.

    2. [S-77] http//:www.ww2rolls.gov.au, http://www.ww2roll.gov.au/Veteran.aspx?serviceId=A&veteranId=762363, 23 Jan 2017 Researcher Lorna McLean.
      Nominal WWII Army service records indicate overseas action by his service number details attached


    3. [S-7] CEMETERY AustralianCemeteries Index, Kellerberrin WA.
      Section 1 Plot 12