Richard William Bettles1

#6021, (20 March 1897-26 March 1985)
Father*Richard Bettles1 b. 1833, d. 13 Oct 1898
Mother*Jane Dickson1 b. 1862, d. 25 Jul 1951
ChartsJohn Read Bettles' descendants
Birth*20 MAR 1897 Richard William Bettles was born on 20 MAR 1897 at Wanneroo, WA, Australia.1 
Employment*1916 He was employed as labourer.2 
Milit-Beg*9 MAR 1916 He began military service on 9 MAR 1916 at Wanneroo, WA.2 
Posting*11 APR 1917  He was posted to Captured & interned, prisoner of War Limbburg, Germany., at Reincourt, Picardy, France.2 
Residence*14 JAN 1918 He lived at Limburg, Hesse, Germany.2 
Posting6 JAN 1919  He arrived back in England, repatriated POW..2 
Posting21 MAY 1919  He arrived back on SS Khyber, at Perth, WA, Australia.2 
Milit-End*5 JUL 1919 He ended military service on 5 JUL 1919 at Perth, WA.2 
Marriage*1926 He married Myrtle Elizabeth Edwards in 1926 at Perth, WA.3 
Occupation*1931 The occupation of Richard William Bettles was 'dairyman.4
Residence*1931 He and Myrtle Elizabeth Edwards lived at North Beach, WA, Australia.5 
Residence1968 Richard William Bettles and Myrtle Elizabeth Edwards lived at Okely Road, North Beach, WA, Australia, together with William Bettles.6 
Residence1980 Richard William Bettles and Myrtle Elizabeth Edwards lived at Lot 348 Karnup Road, Armadale, WA, Australia.7 
Death*26 MAR 1985 Richard William Bettles died on 26 MAR 1985 at Perth, WA, aged 88. 

Family

Myrtle Elizabeth Edwards b. 1902, d. 21 Nov 1995
Marriage*1926 He married Myrtle Elizabeth Edwards in 1926 at Perth, WA.3 
Children
Last Edited23 Sep 2016

Citations

  1. [S97] Australia BMD Indices, birth, Perth, WA, father Richard Bettles, mother Jane Dickson, 1897, no 2330.
  2. [S38] Australian War Memorial .pdf copies of original typed records.
  3. [S97] Australia BMD Indices, marriage, Richard W Bettles & Myrtle E Edwards, Perth, WA, 1926, no 861.
  4. [S60] Aus Elect. Roll, WA, Swan, Northam, page 10. 1931.
  5. [S60] Aus Elect. Roll, WA, Swan, Northam, page 10.
  6. [S60] Aus Elect. Roll, WA, Stirling, North Beach, 1968, page 5.
  7. [S60] Aus Elect. Roll, WA, Canning, Armadale, 1980, page 1.
  8. [S54] Internet source/web sites, ancestry.com; Gordon family tree; no sources given.
  9. [S97] Australia BMD Indices, death, Frankilin Charles Bettles, 31, father Richard William, mother Myrtle Elizabeth, Perth, WA, 1979 no 144/79/v.
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