Purchased this property from Mr John WILKINSON ?
via Tumut. NSW
View looking towards the Tumut River, old Monaro Highway from eastern boundry. Home stead, sheds etc.
Zone - Rural
Portion 9 = 80 acres,
Portions 10 = 100 acres,
11 = 45 acres, -
12 = 53 acres, -
13 = 72 acres, -
15 = 35 acres, -
165 = 41 acres. (Ref:- Map)
Acres - 519
1906 - Henry was born 7th July, 1906 his parents being Sydney George and Maria PEARCE, born in Brighton, Victoria.
1939 - Henry PEARCE married Miss Florence Lillian KENNEDY in SYDNEY - (Ref- NSW BDM 6440/1939).
1940 - PEARCE (nee Florence Kennedy). - October 20, 1940, at Valmar private hospital, Tumut, to Mr. and Mrs. Henry Pearce, "Risdon", Tumut--a daughter. - (Ref- The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954)(about) Previous issue Wednesday 23 October 1940).Janette, went to the Tumut Intermediate High School and travelled there on the East Blowering (Spencer) School Bus.
1942 - PEARCE March 23 at Valmar Tumut to Mr and Mrs Henry Pearce "Risdon", Tumut, a son - John Henry - (Ref- The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954)(about) Previous issue Wednesday 25 March 1942). John, went to the Tumut Intermediate High School and travelled there on the East Blowering (Spencer) School Bus. He married a local girl.
Louise, (Winky) Pearce went to the Tumut Intermediate High School - trained as a nurse in Sydney. She married a local man.
Name - PEARCE, HENRY
Service - Australian Army
Service Number - N382663
Date of Birth - 7 Jul 1906
Place of Birth - BRIGHTON, VIC
Date of Enlistment - 11 Jul 1942
Locality on Enlistment - TUMUT, NSW
Place of Enlistment - TUMUT, NSW
Next of Kin - PEARCE, FLORENCE
Date of Discharge - 25 Sep 1945
Rank - Private
Posting at Discharge - 18 BATTALION VOLUNTEER DEFENCE CORPS PART TIME DUTY
WW2 Honours and Gallantry - None for display
Prisoner of War - No - (Ref- http://www.ww2roll.gov.au/Veteran.aspx?serviceId=A&veteranId=400264).
The Yellowing - East Blowering 'Flying Fox' used by the West Blowering Bus Drive twice a day.
DEATH - 1980 PEARCE, HENRY parents SYDNEY GEORGE & MARIA in (Not stated) - (Ref- NSW BDM 5184/1980).
Return to - East Blowering