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Donald Tasman Chilcott

4-Donald Tasman Chilcott was born on 15 Feb 1897 in Ringarooma and died on 24 Apr 1950 in Penrith, New South Wales at age 53.  

Donald married Ivy Leila Robertson on 29 May 1918 in St Georges Anglican Church, Battery Point. Ivy was born on 10 Mar 1897 in Sprent, Tasmania and died on 6 Dec 1989 in Adelaide, South Australia at age 92.

Donald served in the First World War as follows;

Service number: 2013

Rank: Private

Roll title: 12 Infantry Battalion - 1 to 8 Reinforcements (December 1914 - September 1915)

Conflict: First World War, 1914-1918

Date of embarkation: 1 April 1915

Place of embarkation: Adelaide

Ship embarked on: HMAT Port Lincoln

Ship number: A17

Donald Tasman Chilcott        Donald Tasman Chilcott

1. Weekly Courier 29 Jul 1915: Private Don Chilcott (Mole Creek)
2. Weekly Courier 13 Jan 1916: Private Don Chilcott (Mole Creek)

Donald and Ivy had two children:

5-Donald Walter Chilcott was born on 29 Apr 1919 in Hobart, Tasmania and died on 18 Jun 2009 in Nepean District Hospital, Penrith, New South Wales at age 90.

Donald served in the Royal Australian Navy, Service Number  S4546.  Date of Enlistment  9 Sep 1940, Locality on Enlistment  PENRITH, NSW Home Port/Port Division  SYDNEY, NSW. Date of Discharge  9 Apr 1946 Rank  SPO(TY) Posting at Discharge  HMAS Cowra

Donald married Mavis Adeline Rideout, daughter of Thomas Mancer Rideout and Frances Marion Gibson, on 7 Jun 1941. Mavis was born in 1915. They had six children: Donald Tasman, Carole May, Helen June, Laraine Dawn, Marilyn Anne and Narelle Judith.

6-Donald Tasman Chilcott was born on 22 Nov 1941. Donald married Carolyn Parrott.

6-Carole May Chilcott was born on 26 Apr 1944 and died on 27 Jul 1998 in Macksville, New South Wales at age 54. Carole married Clive R. Welsh.

6-Helen June Chilcott. Helen married Peter W. Martin. Helen next married Lester Schumb.

6-Laraine Dawn Chilcott. Laraine married Brian Russel Bradley.

6-Marilyn Anne Chilcott. Marilyn married Geoffrey L. Wood.

6-Narelle Judith Chilcott. Narelle married Peter H. Leatherbarrow.

5-Harry Robertson Chilcott was born on 2 Feb 1923 and died in 1943 at age 20.

Harry served in the Australian Army, Service Number  V15837 , Date of Enlistment  9 Jun 1941, Locality on Enlistment  SOUTH MELBOURNE, VIC Place of Enlistment  ROYAL PARK, VIC. Date of Discharge  22 Jul 1941, Rank  Private Posting at Discharge  A H Q SIGS