Herbert Arthur Batt
From Our Contribution
|Date of Birth||7 Jan 1897|
|Place of Birth||Kelmscott, Western Australia|
|Death||22 May 1987, aged 90|
|Place of Death||Karrinyup, Western Australia|
|Age at Enlistment||45 years, 3 months|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||Banksiadale, Western Australia|
|Next of Kin||Wife , Mrs Beryl Batt|
|Date of Enlistment||24 Apr 1942|
|Unit/Formation||12th (Jarrah) VDC Battalion|
|Post War Details|
|Fate||Remained in Australia|
During 1923 Herbert married Beryl Mildred Lakeman (1903 - 1978). Beryl died on 16 Aug 1978 in South Perth.
Electoral Roll entries: 1931 - 1943 at Railway Mill, Dwellingup, mill hand;
discharge date is unknown
Electoral Roll entries: 1949 - 1954 at Railway Mill, Dwellingup, mill hand; 1958 at Banksiadale, engine driver; 1963 - 1977 at 66 Banksia terrace, factory worker; 1980 at 14/163 Scarborough Beach road, Scarborough, retired.
Herb's son Arthur Herbert also served in the Jarrah VDC Battalion (W84411), joining immediately before his father.