Douglas Malcolm Bruce, 19051946 (aged 41 years)

Bruce, Douglas Malcolm (1905-1946)
Name
Douglas Malcolm Bruce
Given names
Douglas Malcolm
Surname
Bruce
Birth April 1, 1905 31 24
Birth of a sisterLorna Doreen Bruce
December 16, 1909 (aged 4 years)
Death of a paternal grandfatherThomas Bruce
August 9, 1911 (aged 6 years)
Address: Hospital for the Insane, Gladesville municipality, Hunters Hill
Cause: Valvular heart disease
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Thomas was described as a labourer aged 64. Parents were recorded as William Gilbert Bruce, carpenter and Jane McCullock. The informant was the assistant superintendent of Gladesville Hospital. He was married at age 19 to Elizabeth Tancred. Children of the marriage were Thomas 36, Peter 34, Mary 32, Honor 27, William 25, Daisy 23 living and one male deceased.

Burial of a paternal grandfatherThomas Bruce
August 11, 1911 (aged 6 years)
Cemetery: Roman Catholic Cemetery
Death of a paternal grandmotherEliza Jane Tancred
June 3, 1926 (aged 21 years)
Address: 7 Grove Place
Death of a fatherThomas Bruce
1926 (aged 20 years)
Military
World War II
between 1939 and 1945 (aged 39 years)

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Service number: NX7506 Rank: Corporal Unit: 1st Australian General Hospital Service: Army Conflict: 1939-1945 Date of death: 9 August 1946 Place of death: New South Wales Cause of death: Illness Source: AWM147 Roll of Honour cards, 1939-1945 War, 2nd AIF (Australian Imperial Force) and CMF (Citizen Military Force)

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Name BRUCE, DOUGLAS MALCOLM Service Australian Army Service Number N475408 Date of Birth 1 Apr 1905 Place of Birth BRISBANE, QLD Date of Enlistment 9 Dec 1943 Locality on Enlistment CLOVELLY, NSW Place of Enlistment RANDWICK, NSW Next of Kin BRUCE, ETHEL Date of Discharge 5 Apr 1944 Rank Private Posting at Discharge V D C P T D 9 BN WW2 Honours and Gallantry None for display Prisoner of War No

Death August 9, 1946 (aged 41 years)
Family with parents
father
Bruce, Thomas (1874-1926)
18741926
Birth: 1874 21 15Sydney City, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1926London, Kent, England, United Kingdom
mother
Graham, Ethel Sowter (1881-1961)
18811963
Birth: March 21, 1881Walkerville, Central, South Australia, Australia
Death: June 30, 1963Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Marriage
Marriage: December 23, 1901Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
2 years
elder brother
19031903
Birth: 1903 29 21Brisbane, Greater Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Death: 1903Brisbane, Greater Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
2 years
himself
Bruce, Douglas Malcolm (1905-1946)
19051946
Birth: April 1, 1905 31 24Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Death: August 9, 1946Randwick, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
5 years
younger sister
Bruce, Lorna Doreen (1909-1988)
19091988
Birth: December 16, 1909 35 28Queensland, Australia
Death: November 9, 1988Salisbury, South Australia, Australia
BirthWebsite - National Archives of Australia - Recordsearch
MilitaryAustralian War Memorial. Australian War Memorial. Search for a person [database on-line]
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Service number: NX7506 Rank: Corporal Unit: 1st Australian General Hospital Service: Army Conflict: 1939-1945 Date of death: 9 August 1946 Place of death: New South Wales Cause of death: Illness Source: AWM147 Roll of Honour cards, 1939-1945 War, 2nd AIF (Australian Imperial Force) and CMF (Citizen Military Force)

MilitaryWebsite - World War II Nominal Roll
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Name BRUCE, DOUGLAS MALCOLM Service Australian Army Service Number N475408 Date of Birth 1 Apr 1905 Place of Birth BRISBANE, QLD Date of Enlistment 9 Dec 1943 Locality on Enlistment CLOVELLY, NSW Place of Enlistment RANDWICK, NSW Next of Kin BRUCE, ETHEL Date of Discharge 5 Apr 1944 Rank Private Posting at Discharge V D C P T D 9 BN WW2 Honours and Gallantry None for display Prisoner of War No

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