Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Wilfred James “Mick” FORBESAge: 8519111996

Name
Wilfred James “Mick” FORBES
Given names
Wilfred James
Surname
FORBES
Nickname
Mick
Birth September 10, 1911
Forbes - Wilfred James
Forbes - Wilfred James

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Text:

B883 NX127281 FORBES WILFRED JAMES : Service Number - NX127281 : Date of birth - 10 Sep 1912 : Place of birth - CLARENCE TOWN NSW : Place of enlistment - GYMPIE QLD : Next of Kin - FORBES WILLIAM Access status: Not yet examined Location: Canberra 1939 - 1948 5618658

Forbes - Wilfred James
Forbes - Wilfred James

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Note: The service records for Wilfred in the National Archives has his DOB as 10 September 1912.
MarriageThelma Jean HICKSView this family
about 1934 (Age 22)
Citation details: 5705/1934 FORBES WILFRED J HICKS THELMA J DUNGOG
Citation details: 3 March 2011
Text:

In part:

"wilfred james forbes better known as mick forbes marriage to (betty) elizabeth was his second marriage, they had their daughter sally.

Wlifred was married to thelma jean hicks before hand, together they had three children Patsy, Norman (dick) and pamela."

Military
Private NX127281 and N8040
Type: Enlisted
August 4, 1942 (Age 30)
Agency: Australian Army
Military
From 2/27 Australian Infantry Battalion
Type: Discharged
January 5, 1946 (Age 34)

Agency: Australian Army
Forbes - Wilfred James
Forbes - Wilfred James

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MarriageElizabeth Joyce “Betty” MORGANView this family
about 1960 (Age 48)
Publication: Narrawallee, NSW, Australia; Phil and Jan Gregory; Mar 2007; ISBN 978-0-9750011-2-7
Citation details: Descendants of Elizabeth Gregory Page 4
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Citation details: 11224/1960 FORBES WILFRED JAMES REID ELIZABETH JOYCE TAREE
Death of a wifeElizabeth Joyce “Betty” MORGAN
May 21, 1994 (Age 82)

Forbes - Elizabeth Joyce
Forbes - Elizabeth Joyce

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Death September 26, 1996 (Age 85)
Publication: Narrawallee, NSW, Australia; Phil and Jan Gregory; Mar 2007; ISBN 978-0-9750011-2-7
Citation details: Descendants of Elizabeth Gregory Page 4
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Forbes - Wilfred James
Forbes - Wilfred James

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Burial
Address: Row W-2292.
Cemetery: Dawson River Lawn
Forbes - Wilfred James
Forbes - Wilfred James

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Family with Thelma Jean HICKS - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: about 1934Dungog, , New South Wales, Australia
daughter
Private
son
Private
daughter
Private
Family with Elizabeth Joyce “Betty” MORGAN - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: about 1960Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
daughter
Private
Carl Edward STYLES + Thelma Jean HICKS - View this family
wife’s husband
wife
Marriage: about 1960Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
Private + Elizabeth Joyce “Betty” MORGAN - View this family
wife’s husband
Private
wife
step-daughter
Private
step-daughter
Fay Essie REID
Birth: May 18, 1945 23Maitland, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: July 12, 2005Canberra, , Australian Capital Territory, Australia
step-son
Private

BirthHeadstone - Forbes - Wilfred James
Forbes - Wilfred James
Forbes - Wilfred James

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BirthNational Archives of Australia
Text:

B883 NX127281 FORBES WILFRED JAMES : Service Number - NX127281 : Date of birth - 10 Sep 1912 : Place of birth - CLARENCE TOWN NSW : Place of enlistment - GYMPIE QLD : Next of Kin - FORBES WILLIAM Access status: Not yet examined Location: Canberra 1939 - 1948 5618658

BirthWorld War II Nominal Roll
Forbes - Wilfred James
Forbes - Wilfred James

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MarriageMarriages registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: 5705/1934 FORBES WILFRED J HICKS THELMA J DUNGOG
MarriageEmails - Kylie Gilbert
Citation details: 3 March 2011
Text:

In part:

"wilfred james forbes better known as mick forbes marriage to (betty) elizabeth was his second marriage, they had their daughter sally.

Wlifred was married to thelma jean hicks before hand, together they had three children Patsy, Norman (dick) and pamela."

MilitaryWorld War II Nominal Roll
MilitaryWorld War II Nominal Roll
MarriageThe Newcastle Connection: A Gregory Family History
Publication: Narrawallee, NSW, Australia; Phil and Jan Gregory; Mar 2007; ISBN 978-0-9750011-2-7
Citation details: Descendants of Elizabeth Gregory Page 4
Quality of data: secondary evidence
MarriageMarriages registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: 11224/1960 FORBES WILFRED JAMES REID ELIZABETH JOYCE TAREE
DeathThe Newcastle Connection: A Gregory Family History
Publication: Narrawallee, NSW, Australia; Phil and Jan Gregory; Mar 2007; ISBN 978-0-9750011-2-7
Citation details: Descendants of Elizabeth Gregory Page 4
Quality of data: secondary evidence
DeathHeadstone - Forbes - Wilfred James
Forbes - Wilfred James
Forbes - Wilfred James

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BurialAustralian Cemeteries Index