OLDHAM, John - 27

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Original items held by the Army Museum of Western Australia

Pte John Oldham
Service Arm Colonial Forces
Unit Bunbury Rifle Volunteers
Service No. 27
Service Arm Army
Date of Birth 27 Dec 1873
Date of Death 20 Aug 1953
Relatives Father - William Oldham
Mother - Elizabeth Murphy
Wife - Isabella Gardner

John was a member of the Bunbury Rifle Club when chosen as a member of a group selected to represent Western Australia at Queen Victoria's Jubilee celebration in London in 1897. He was allocated the number 27. The group photo has John in the middle.