Richard William Bettles1
#6021, (20 March 1897-26 March 1985)
|Birth*||20 MAR 1897 ||Richard William Bettles was born on 20 MAR 1897 at Wanneroo, WA, Australia.1 |
|(Witness) Burial||19 APR 1912 ||He witnessed the burial of Helena Bettles on 19 APR 1912 at Karrrakatta Cemetery, Perth, WA, Australia.2 |
|Employment*||1916 ||Richard William Bettles was employed as labourer.3 |
|Milit-Beg*||9 MAR 1916 ||He began military service on 9 MAR 1916 at Wanneroo, Perth, WA, Australia.3 |
|Posting*||11 APR 1917 || He was captured, at Reincourt, Picardy, France.3 |
|Residence*||14 JAN 1918 ||He was a prisoner of war at Limburg, Hesse, Germany.3 |
|Posting||6 JAN 1919 || He arrived back in England, as a repatriated POW..3 |
|Posting||21 MAY 1919 || He arrived back on SS Khyber, at Perth, WA, Australia.3 |
|Milit-End*||5 JUL 1919 ||He ended military service on 5 JUL 1919 at Perth, WA.3 |
|Marriage*||1926 ||He married Myrtle Elizabeth Edwards in 1926 at Perth, WA.4 |
|Occupation*||1931 ||The occupation of Richard William Bettles was 'dairyman.5' |
|Residence*||1931 ||He and Myrtle Elizabeth Edwards lived at North Beach, WA, Australia.6 |
|Residence||1968 ||Richard William Bettles and Myrtle Elizabeth Edwards lived at Okely Road, North Beach, WA, Australia, together with William Bettles.7 |
|Residence||1980 ||Richard William Bettles and Myrtle Elizabeth Edwards lived at Lot 348 Karnup Road, Armadale, WA, Australia.8 |
|Death*||26 MAR 1985 ||Richard William Bettles died on 26 MAR 1985 at Perth, WA, aged 88. |
- [S97] Australia BMD Indices, birth, Perth, WA, father Richard Bettles, mother Jane Dickson, 1897, no 2330.
- [S122] Newspaper records, from the West Australia, Tues., 23 May 1912. funeral details.
- [S38] Australian War Memorial .pdf copies of original typed records.
- [S97] Australia BMD Indices, marriage, Richard W Bettles & Myrtle E Edwards, Perth, WA, 1926, no 861.
- [S60] Aus Elect. Roll, WA, Swan, Northam, page 10. 1931.
- [S60] Aus Elect. Roll, WA, Swan, Northam, page 10.
- [S60] Aus Elect. Roll, WA, Stirling, North Beach, 1968, page 5.
- [S60] Aus Elect. Roll, WA, Canning, Armadale, 1980, page 1.
- [S54] Internet source/web sites, ancestry.com; Gordon family tree; no sources given.
- [S97] Australia BMD Indices, death, Frankilin Charles Bettles, 31, father Richard William, mother Myrtle Elizabeth, Perth, WA, 1979 no 144/79/v.
@ Michael Jefferies, 2016