George Thomas ANDERSON

Name:   George Thomas Anderson

Date of Birth: 2 April 1905

Birth Location: Northam, Western Australia

Also Known As: Podge

Age at Burial: 77 years

Date of Death: 2 August 1982

Death Location: Busselton Hospital

Date of Burial:  5 August 1982

Denomination:  Anglican “C” Secton

Row/Grave: Row 1 Grave #7

Grave Transcription:

In loving memory of

our beloved Husband, Father and Grand-father



also his loved Wife, out loved Mother and Grand-mother



Parents of Jean, John & Doris

United in love

Father: William Anderson

Mother: Sarah Jane Coles

Grandparents (father):  Thomas Anderson and Emma Huphreys

Grandparents (mother): Charles Coles and Harriet Horton


Thomas Henry Anderson, born 17 June 1898, Coolingup (Capel), Western Australia.  Died aged 3 months on 21 September 1898, Coolingup, Western Australia. Buried Capel Cemetery in an unknown grave.

Arthur James (‘Andy’) Anderson, born Capel 5 September 1899, Capel, Western Australia.  Died 8 April 1982, Bunbury, Western Australia.  Buried Bunbury Cemetery in the Seventh Day Adventist portion.

Walter William (‘Jungle’) Anderson, born Northam, Western Australia on 15 April 1901.  Died at Bunbury on 4 August 1986.  Buried in the Seventh Day Adventist portion of the Bunbury Cemetery.

Ernest Charles (‘Gutty’) Anderson, born Northam, Western Australia on 8 March 1903.  Died 14 May 1994, aged 91 years.  Buried in the Capel Cemetery; Anglican C Section, Row 3, Grave #25.

Spouse: Elsie Joyce Johnson


Twin Girls Baby (Dec), born 19 February 1940

Jean Anderson, born 1940 19 February 1940

John Anderson 1943

Doris Anderson 1948

*Baby Anderson is buried in the Bunbury Cemetery sharing her plot with 11 other Stillborn Babies.

Occupation:  Labourer/ Farmer

Military Service:

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