Dulcie May Faulkner

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Dulcie May Faulkner
Personal Information
Date of Birth 27 Aug 1922
Place of Birth Mount Barker, Western Australia
Death 15 Nov 2018, aged 96
Place of Death Bentley, Western Australia
Age at Enlistment 19 years, 5 months
Next of Kin Father , Mr Austin Faulkner
Military Information
Reg Number 94651
Date of Enlistment 30 Jan 1942
Rank Corporal
Unit/Formation No. 4 Aircraft Depot RAAF
Post War Details
Fate Remained in Australia

Pre War

War Service

discharged 25 Jan 1945 Dulcie's father Austin Faulkner served with the 2nd (Fremantle) VDC Battalion.

Post War

Dulcie's last posting was to 4 Aircraft Depot, which had formed during May 1942 at Pearce RAAF base, before moving to Boulder on 30 May 1946. the establishment in 1943 included 24 WAAAFs. It was responsible for servicing and repairing aircraft from RAAF units based in WA as well as Australian and US Catalinas.

In 1945 Dulcie married Ronald George Bocking in Perth. Ron died on 7 Nov 2004, aged 90 in Bentley.

Electoral Roll entries: 1949 at 64 Sandgate street, South Perth; 1954 - 1980 at 53 Eric Street, Como.


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