Fabian Franklyn WILLIAMS

Male 1921 - 2014  (92 years)


Personal Information

  • Name Fabian Franklyn WILLIAMS 
    Born 3 May 1921  Bundaberg, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 2014  Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I19826  Kirkpatrick Family Archives
    Last Modified 14 Dec 2014 

    Father Franklyn James WILLIAMS, ,of Brickmaker,of Maclean,New South Wales,   b. 26 Dec 1885, Cowper via Grafton, NSW.Australia. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Aug 1962, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Mother Hannah Frederika"Elsie" ZIMMERMAN,   b. 11 Feb 1897, Bundaberg, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1962, Bankstown , New South Wales , Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Married 16 May 1917  Beenleigh, Queensland , Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Ref:Qld BDM 1917/C1187
      James and Hannah's three sons all enlisted for WWII.Burnett enlisted at Maclean NSW on 19th August 1941 , and was assigned to the 1st Infantry Battalion, his brothers Cyril and Fabian both enlisted at Tomago,NSW on 31st July 1942 .They were given the Service numbers NX118414(Cyril) and NX114815(Fabian) and assigned to the 13th Infantry Battalion.

      The three brothers service records state they were stationed in New Guinea in the latter part of 1945,(all three having fought there during the campaign in 1943-44)after the Japanese surrender, to complete mopping up operations,and to undertake the heartbreaking task of locating and identifying those allied soldiers killed in action or murdered by the Japanese whilst Prisoners of War.

      The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Tuesday 16 September 1930 p 6 Article "WILLIAMS v WILLIAMS. Hannah Williams (formerly Zimmerman) petitioned for a divorce from Franklyn James Williams, on the ground of his misconduct.The marriage took place on May 16. 1917. A decree nisi was granted, returnable in six months. Mr. Vincent J. Brady appeared for petitioner."
    Divorced 16 Sep 1930 
    Family ID F2944  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Dulcie May NORRIS,   b. 5 Jul 1925, Narrandera, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Aug 1959, Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 34 years) 
    Married 8 Aug 1944  Ashfield, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Both of Dulcie's parents were deceased by the time she married.
    Divorced Yes, date unknown 
    Children 
     1. Living
    Last Modified 1 Jun 2013 
    Family ID F2943  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Dulcie May MCDONOUGH,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 1952  Balmain, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Living
    Last Modified 13 May 2013 
    Family ID F2948  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart




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