John Abraham ANDERSON

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ANDERSON, John Abraham

Service Number: WX35935
Enlisted: 6 June 1941
Last Rank: Warrant Officer Class 2
Last Unit: Australian Army Service Corps
Born: Hoffman Mill, Western Australia, Australia, 11 February 1908
Home Town: Kalgoorlie, Kalgoorlie/Boulder, Western Australia
Schooling: Unknown
Occupation: Truck Driver
Died: Injuries sustained in Army vehicle accident, Serpentine, Western Australia, Australia, 7 November 1944, aged 36 years
Cemetery: Perth War Cemetery and Annex
Q. C. 8
Memorials: Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour
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World War 2 Service

3 Sep 1939: Involvement Warrant Officer Class 2, SN WX35935
6 Jun 1941: Enlisted Australian Army, SN WX35935
7 Nov 1944: Involvement Australian Army, Warrant Officer Class 2, SN WX35935, Australian Army Service Corps

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Biography contributed by Elizabeth Allen

John Abraham ANDERSON was born in Hoffman Mill, Western Australia on 11th February, 1908

His parents were John Thomas ANDERSON & Eveline Marie SCOTT who married in Perth in 1907

He married Florence May Everingham WEST in 1941 - their son Phillip who was only a baby when his father died

John died in an accident when he fell from an Army Motor Wagon near Serpentine, WA - he was taken to Hollywood Military Hospital and found to be deceased

He was given a Military Funeral at the Perth War Cemetery in Karrakatta

 

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