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Alexander Wellesley WHITE

Alexander Wellesley WHITE

Male 1920 - 2011  (91 years)

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  • Name Alexander Wellesley WHITE 
    Nickname Alec 
    Military Service 1939-45  WWII Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Alec served in the RAAF for 5 years during WW2 in Australia and the SW Pacific. 
    Born 18 Mar 1920  Geelong Vic Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Education Management-2 technical certificate 
    Military Service 17 Jul 1940  Geelong Vic Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    CORPORAL NOK:Mabel White (nee McNamar i-7500), Discharged 7 Feb 1946 
    Occupation Springvale Vic Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Manufacturing engineering supervisor for 20 years 
    Died 16 May 2011  Melbourne Vic Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I-7500  Christina and Donald McLean
    Last Modified 11 Feb 2018 

    Father Arthur Wellesley WHITE,   b. 18 Jun 1896, Wimbleton UK Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Sep 1963, Geelong Vic Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Relationship -2426 
    Mother Ella Jean MCDONALD,   b. 12 May 1896, West Wail Vic Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Feb 1983  (Age 86 years) 
    Relationship -2426 
    Married 3 Apr 1919  Geelong Vic Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation Waurn Ponds Vic Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Arthur & Jean operated the post office at Waurn Ponds Vic for a time. 
    Family ID F-2426  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mabel Rosetta MCNAMAR,   b. 21 Dec 1920,   d. Springvale Vic Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 21 Aug 1941  Murrumbeena Vic Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Dorothy Jean WHITE,   b. 29 Dec 1943, Geelong Vic Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
    +2. John Alexander WHITE,   b. 3 Oct 1945, Geelong Vic Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
    +3. Judith Anne WHITE,   b. 21 Mar 1951, Dandenong Vic Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
    Last Modified 11 Jan 2017 12:11:01 
    Family ID F-2428  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    0540 - McDonald family in the Air Force - Jessie, Margaret, Arthur, Lindsay & Alec.jpg
    0540 - McDonald family in the Air Force - Jessie, Margaret, Arthur, Lindsay & Alec.jpg
    AIR FORCE: Dad and first 4 of 7 children

    JR W (I7506)
    C W (I7507)
    J W (I7505)

    Stories
    5184 - Ella Jean McDonald & Arthur Wellesley White
    5184 - Ella Jean McDonald & Arthur Wellesley White
    Biography as published in the BRB in 1985 & 1995.

  • Sources 
    1. [S-134] http://nominal-rolls.dva.gov.au/veteran?id=683419&c=WW2#R, http://www.ww2roll.gov.au/Veteran.aspx?serviceId=R&veteranId=869942, 16 Jan 2018 Researcher Lorna McLean.
      RAAF:Royal Australian Air Force, Service Number 19147 DOB:18 Mar 1920 at GEELONG, VIC Enlisted: 17 Jul 1940
      Locality on Enlistment NEWTOWN NSW Next of Kin WHITE, MABEL:Date of Discharge 7 Feb 1946: Rank:Corporal, Posting at Discharge:1 Personnel Depot

    2. [S-77] http//:www.ww2rolls.gov.au, 23 Jan 2017 Researcher Lorna McLean.
      Nominal Roll service records

    3. [S-99] http://ryersonindex.org/search.php, http://ryersonindex.org/search.php, 16 Jan 2018 Researcher Lorna McLean.
      WHITE Alexander Wellesley (Alex) Death notice 16MAY2011 Death 91, Herald Sun Melbourne Vic 18MAY2011