James Frederick Dickson1

#6032, (21 August 1885-20 September 1917)
Mother*Jane Dickson1 b. 4 Oct 1862, d. 25 Jul 1951
Birth*21 AUG 1885 James Frederick Dickson was born on 21 AUG 1885 at Midland Junction, Perth, WA, AustraliaG.1 
Name Variation He was also known as James Frederick Bettles.2 
Marriage*24 FEB 1912 He married Ada Leila Rogers on 24 FEB 1912 at Perth, WA, AustraliaG.3 
(Witness) Burial19 APR 1912 James Frederick Dickson witnessed the burial of Helena Bettles on 19 APR 1912 at Karrrakatta Cemetery, Perth, WA, AustraliaG.4 
Milit-Beg*3 SEP 1916 James Frederick Dickson began military service on 3 SEP 1916 at Perth, WAG.5 
Employment*3 SEP 1916 He was employed as Mill hand.5 
Death*20 SEP 1917 He died on 20 SEP 1917 at Ypres, West Flanders, BelgiumG, aged 32, killed in action.5 
Burial*1919 He was buried in 1919 at Menin Gate Memorial, Ypres, West Flanders, BelgiumG.6 


Ada Leila Rogers b. 1890, d. 26 Feb 1924
Marriage*24 FEB 1912 He married Ada Leila Rogers on 24 FEB 1912 at Perth, WAG.3 
Last Edited22 Sep 2017


  1. [S97] Australia BMD Indices, birth, James Frederick Dickson, parents Dickson & Jane Dickson, Middle Swan, WA, 1885, no 28684.
  2. [S60] Aus Elect. Roll, WA, Swan, Forrest, 1916, page 4.
  3. [S97] Australia BMD Indices, marriage, James F Bettles, WA 1912, no 149.
  4. [S122] Newspaper records, from the West Australia, Tues., 23 May 1912. funeral details.
  5. [S38] Australian War Memorial .pdf copies of original typed records.
  6. [S54] Internet source/web sites inc. trees, findagrave.com; #11980245.
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