Beth Jeanette Forward 1919-1971 & Ernest G.K. Sharpe 1915-1984

Married  Western Australia.

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Beth Jeanette Forward

Eighth child of Alice & William Forward

Born: 4 Jun 1919 Kalgoorlie, Western Australia

Died:  Jul 1971

Buried:  Western Australia

Ernest George Kitchener Sharpe 

Son of Ernest Sharpe  (1890-19??) &  Dorothy Eveline Harrington (1890-1976)

Born: 10 Jul 1915 Wandsworth, London, England

Died:  29 Oct 1984

Buried: Western Australia?

Occupation: Sgt. in RAAF during WW2, timber worker and labourer


Beth and Ern lived in the south-west of Western Australia for many years. During that time Ern was a benchman at timber mills.  A benchman’s trade is sawing big logs into timber. They also lived in Bunbury for 16 years.