Wilfred Henry Babb
From Our Contribution
|Date of Birth||17 Nov 1925|
|Place of Birth||Kelmscott, Western Australia|
|Death||24 Sep 2015, aged 89|
|Place of Death||Warnbro, Western Australia|
|Age at Enlistment||16 years, 4 months|
|Address||Kelmscott, Western Australia|
|Next of Kin||Father , Mr Henry Babb|
|Date of Enlistment||29 Mar 1942|
|Unit/Formation||2nd (Fremantle) VDC Battalion|
|Post War Details|
|Fate||Remained in Australia|
|Date of Birth||17 November 1925|
|Age at Death||89 years|
|Transcription||In Loving Memory of Wilfred Henry Babb Born 17/11/1925 Died 24/09/2015 Aged 89 Years|
|Burial Date||24 September 2015|
Enlisted at Maddington, away from the knowing eyes of the Armadale community.
date of discharge is not known
During 1949 Wilfred married Hazel Cumber. Daughter Jennifer Constance.
Electoral Roll entries: 1954 - 1958 Railway terrace, Kelmscott, fitter; 1963 - 1980 at 24 Streich avenue, Kelmscott, fitter
Military records give his date of birth as 25 Mar 1924 With correct dob, he was underage when he enlisted.