Maurice Alexander COLSTON

Male 1911 - 1976  (65 years)


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  • Name Maurice Alexander COLSTON 
    Born 20 May 1911  Yackandandah, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Military Service 9 Feb 1943 to 11 Jan 1944  [3
    World War 2 
    • WW2 Nominal roll:

      Name: COLSTON, MAURICE ALEXANDER
      Service: Australian Army
      Service Number:  VX130177 (V197719)
      Date of Birth:  20 May 1911
      Place of Birth: YACKANDANDAH, VIC
      Date of Enlistment:  9 Feb 1943
      Locality on Enlistment:  NRTH FITZROY
      Place of Enlistment:  AUSTRAL, NSW
      Next of Kin: COLSTON, REBA
      Date of Discharge: 11 Jan 1944
      Rank: Private
      Posting at Discharge: 14 COMPANY AASC
      WW2 Honours and Gallantry:  None for display
      Prisoner of War: No
    Died 25 Jul 1976  Mornington, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Cremated 28 Jul 1976  Springvale, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    FamilySearch ID KNWG-4HP 
    FamilySearch link https://familysearch.org/tree/#view=ancestor&person=KNWG-4HP 
    Cremated
    • The Necropolis Springvale
      Cremated, Book of Remembrance June 19
    Person ID I87  Colston & Wenck families in Australia
    Last Modified 25 Apr 2017 

    Father Alexander Simon COLSTON,   b. 7 Jan 1880, Barnawartha, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Feb 1949, West Coburg, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Mother Jane CRAMPTON,   b. 1876, Boree Creek, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jul 1947, Parkville, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 1906  Barnawartha, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F23  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Reba Frances GINNIVAN,   b. 1911, Carlton, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Apr 1991, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 1937  Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Last Modified 19 Mar 2007 
    Family ID F24  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 20 May 1911 - Yackandandah, Victoria, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1937 - Victoria, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 25 Jul 1976 - Mornington, Victoria, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCremated - 28 Jul 1976 - Springvale, Victoria, Australia Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S72] WW2 Nominal Roll [database on-line], (http://www.ww2roll.gov.au), Birthdate given.

    2. [S11] Edwardian Index Victoria 1902-1913, (Melbourne, The Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, 1997), 1911/16258.

    3. [S72] WW2 Nominal Roll [database on-line], (http://www.ww2roll.gov.au), Service Number:  VX130177 (V197719).

    4. [S80] Death Index Victoria 1921-1985, (Melbourne, The Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, 1998), 1976/18206.

    5. [S116] The Springvale Botanical Cemetery Records, (http://sbc.smct.org.au), # 999836.

    6. [S13] Marriage Index Victoria 1921-1942, (Melbourne, The Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, 2003), 1937/4469.