Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

FULLAGAR-Arthur Wentworth

Arthur Wentworth “Bill, Chocko or Junior” FULLAGAR MBEAge: 87 years19051992

Name
Arthur Wentworth “Bill, Chocko or Junior” FULLAGAR MBE
Given names
Arthur Wentworth
Surname
FULLAGAR
Name suffix
MBE
Nickname
Bill, Chocko or Junior
Birth December 14, 1905 31 30
Publication: National Arhives of Australia, Web site
Citation details: Veteran ID 1047923
Text:

Service Record NameFULLAGAR, ARTHUR WENTWORTH ServiceRoyal Australian Air Force Service Number263676 Date of Birth14 Dec 1905 Place of BirthPARRAMATTA, NSW Date of Enlistment26 Aug 1940 Locality on EnlistmentUnknown Place of EnlistmentSYDNEY, NSW Next of KinFULLAGAR, A Date of Discharge5 Apr 1946 RankFlight Lieutenant Posting at Discharge6 RAAF HOSPITAL WW2 Honours and GallantryNone for display Prisoner of WarNo

Quality of data: primary evidence
Citation details: 6742/1906 FULLAGAR ARTHUR W ARTHUR W LOUISA J PARRAMATTA
Marriage of a siblingHarold Wentworth FULLAGARJane WOODSView this family
about 1921 (Age 15 years)
Citation details: 16992/1921 FULLAGAR HAROLD W WOODS JANE RYDE
Death of a maternal grandfatherJohn NOBBS
November 11, 1921 (Age 15 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 17773/1921 NOBBS JOHN JOHN JANE GRANVILLE
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Barry Wentworth FULLAGAR
Death of a maternal grandmotherLouisa Ann SMEDLEY
about 1927 (Age 21 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 18697/1927 NOBBS LOUISA A JOHN 78 YEARS GRANVILLE GRANVILLE
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Barry Wentworth FULLAGAR
Religious marriageVera Catherine MASONView this family
March 5, 1932 (Age 26 years)
Address: St. Philip's Church Hill.
Publication: Barry Wentworth FULLAGAR
Citation details: 430/1932 FULLAGAR ARTHUR W MASON VERA C SYDNEY
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: National Arhives of Australia, Web site
Note: Their reception was held at the Waldorf. Presumably a hotel in Sydney at the time.


Fullagar-Mason
Fullagar-Mason

Note: Wedding Notice

Occupation
Cashier and sales representative
1932 (Age 26 years)
Employer: Australian Gas Light Company
Publication: National Arhives of Australia, Web site
Birth of a son
#1
Barry Wentworth FULLAGAR
August 7, 1934 (Age 28 years)
Address: Strathmere Private Hospital
Publication: Barry Wentworth FULLAGAR
Citation details: Entry against August 7 - Barry Fullagar
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: National Arhives of Australia, Web site
Note: This hand drawn family tree is in the possession of Stuart Gregory. It documents the decendants of John FULLAGAR b 7/8/1785 and Joseph NOBBS B 12/12/1849.
Christening of a sonBarry Wentworth FULLAGAR
November 20, 1934 (Age 28 years)

Birth of a son
#2
Rodney Wentworth FULLAGAR
February 4, 1937 (Age 31 years)
Publication: National Arhives of Australia, Web site
Publication: Barry Wentworth FULLAGAR
Citation details: As this family tree was prepared by his brother, it should be accurate
Quality of data: primary evidence
Description
Immediately before enlisting in RAAF
August 26, 1940 (Age 34 years)

Publication: National Arhives of Australia, Web site
Note: Age 34 years and 8 months
Military
Enlisted in
August 28, 1940 (Age 34 years)
Agency: Royal Australian Air Force
Publication: National Arhives of Australia, Web site
Note: Service No. 33410
ResidenceVera Catherine MASONView this family
August 28, 1940 (Age 34 years)
Address: 27 Bellevue Avenue
Publication: National Arhives of Australia, Web site
Military
Posted to
October 15, 1940 (Age 34 years)
Address: No. 3 RAAF Hospital
Agency: Royal Australian Air Force
Publication: National Arhives of Australia, Web site
Military
Promoted to Leading Aircraftman
December 16, 1940 (Age 35 years)
Address: 3 Hospital RAAF
Agency: Royal Australian Air Force
Publication: National Arhives of Australia, Web site
Military
Enrolled in the Militia
between 1936 and 1940 (Age 30 years)
Address: 18th Battalion
Agency: Australian Infantry Force
Publication: National Arhives of Australia, Web site
Military
Promoted to Corporal
June 1, 1941 (Age 35 years)
Address: 3 Hospital RAAF
Agency: Royal Australian Air Force
Publication: National Arhives of Australia, Web site
Note: He was then posted to the 113 Australian General Hospital.
Military
Discharged on being granted a Commission
December 12, 1941 (Age 35 years)
Agency: Royal Australian Air Force
Publication: National Arhives of Australia, Web site
Military
Posted to School of Administration
December 13, 1941 (Age 35 years)
Agency: Royal Australian Air Force
Publication: National Arhives of Australia, Web site
Military
Promoted to Pilot Officer
December 13, 1941 (Age 35 years)
Agency: Royal Australian Air Force
Publication: National Arhives of Australia, Web site
Military
Promoted to Flying Officer
June 13, 1942 (Age 36 years)
Agency: Royal Australian Air Force
Publication: National Arhives of Australia, Web site
Military
Promoted to Flight Lieutenant
August 1, 1943 (Age 37 years)
Address: 3 M.R.S.
Agency: Royal Australian Air Force
Publication: National Arhives of Australia, Web site
Military
Discharged at
April 5, 1946 (Age 40 years)
Address: 6 RAAF Hospital
Agency: Royal Australian Air Force
Publication: National Arhives of Australia, Web site
Note: Awarded the 1939-45 Star, and the Pacific Star.
Death of a fatherArthur Wentworth FULLAGAR
May 9, 1956 (Age 50 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 8738/1956 FULLAGAR ARTHUR WENTWORTH WILLIAM SARAH FRANCES BALMAIN
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Barry Wentworth FULLAGAR
Death of a motherLouisa Jane NOBBS
July 25, 1956 (Age 50 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 22695/1956 FULLAGAR LOUISA JANE JOHN LOUISA RYDE
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Barry Wentworth FULLAGAR
Death of a brotherHarold Wentworth FULLAGAR
October 10, 1957 (Age 51 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 31677/1957 FULLAGAR HAROLD WENTWORTH ARTHUR WENTWORTH LOUISA JANE NOWRA
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Citation details: Segol Family Tree
Death of a sisterThelma Valeria FULLAGAR
May 25, 1958 (Age 52 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 17439/1958 FULLAGAR THELMA VALERIA ARTHUR WENTWORTH LOUISA JANE BALMAIN
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Citation details: Segol Family Tree
Awarded MBE June 14, 1975 (Age 69 years)
Note: Awarded the honour of Member of the British Empire for services to returned service men and women.
War Memorial
Dedication of War Memorial
April 25, 1982 (Age 76 years)
Address: Cnr Mamre Road and Hall Street
Note: St Marys RSL Club War Memorial

Death of a sonRodney Wentworth FULLAGAR
June 20, 1983 (Age 77 years)
Publication: Barry Wentworth FULLAGAR
Award May 1986 (Age 80 years)
Publication: Published 9 April, 1986
Note: Awarded the highest RSL distinction, the Meritorious Award in recognition of his contribution to the RSL since he joined in 1946.
Death December 21, 1992 (Age 87 years)
Citation details: Sydney Morning Herald 23 December 1992
Text:

FULLAGAR,Arthur Wentworth 21DEC1992 Death formerly of Denistone 23DEC1992 SMH

Quality of data: secondary evidence
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: April 29, 1896Granville, , New South Wales, Australia
1 year
elder brother
Harold Wentworth FULLAGAR
Birth: April 17, 1897 22 22Parramatta, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: October 10, 1957Nowra, , New South Wales, Australia
13 months
elder sister
Thelma Valeria FULLAGAR
Birth: May 27, 1898 23 23Parramatta, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: May 25, 1958Balmain, , New South Wales, Australia
8 years
himself
Family with Vera Catherine MASON - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: March 5, 1932Sydney, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
son
Fullagar-Barry WentworthBarry Wentworth FULLAGAR
Birth: August 7, 1934 28 28West Ryde, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: January 29, 2001Wahroonga, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
son
FULLAGAR-Rodney WentworthRodney Wentworth FULLAGAR
Birth: February 4, 1937 31 30Sydney, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: June 20, 1983Sydney, , New South Wales, Australia

BirthMilitary Record WWII - FULLAGAR Arthur Wentworth "Bill"
Publication: National Arhives of Australia, Web site
BirthWorld War II Nominal Roll
Citation details: Veteran ID 1047923
Text:

Service Record NameFULLAGAR, ARTHUR WENTWORTH ServiceRoyal Australian Air Force Service Number263676 Date of Birth14 Dec 1905 Place of BirthPARRAMATTA, NSW Date of Enlistment26 Aug 1940 Locality on EnlistmentUnknown Place of EnlistmentSYDNEY, NSW Next of KinFULLAGAR, A Date of Discharge5 Apr 1946 RankFlight Lieutenant Posting at Discharge6 RAAF HOSPITAL WW2 Honours and GallantryNone for display Prisoner of WarNo

Quality of data: primary evidence
BirthBirths registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: 6742/1906 FULLAGAR ARTHUR W ARTHUR W LOUISA J PARRAMATTA
MarriageBarry Fullagar: family tree
Publication: Barry Wentworth FULLAGAR
MarriageMarriages registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: 430/1932 FULLAGAR ARTHUR W MASON VERA C SYDNEY
Quality of data: secondary evidence
MarriageMilitary Record WWII - FULLAGAR Arthur Wentworth "Bill"
Publication: National Arhives of Australia, Web site
OccupationMilitary Record WWII - FULLAGAR Arthur Wentworth "Bill"
Publication: National Arhives of Australia, Web site
MilitaryMilitary Record WWII - FULLAGAR Arthur Wentworth "Bill"
Publication: National Arhives of Australia, Web site
MilitaryMilitary Record WWII - FULLAGAR Arthur Wentworth "Bill"
Publication: National Arhives of Australia, Web site
DescriptionMilitary Record WWII - FULLAGAR Arthur Wentworth "Bill"
Publication: National Arhives of Australia, Web site
ResidenceMilitary Record WWII - FULLAGAR Arthur Wentworth "Bill"
Publication: National Arhives of Australia, Web site
MilitaryMilitary Record WWII - FULLAGAR Arthur Wentworth "Bill"
Publication: National Arhives of Australia, Web site
MilitaryMilitary Record WWII - FULLAGAR Arthur Wentworth "Bill"
Publication: National Arhives of Australia, Web site
MilitaryMilitary Record WWII - FULLAGAR Arthur Wentworth "Bill"
Publication: National Arhives of Australia, Web site
MilitaryMilitary Record WWII - FULLAGAR Arthur Wentworth "Bill"
Publication: National Arhives of Australia, Web site
MilitaryMilitary Record WWII - FULLAGAR Arthur Wentworth "Bill"
Publication: National Arhives of Australia, Web site
MilitaryMilitary Record WWII - FULLAGAR Arthur Wentworth "Bill"
Publication: National Arhives of Australia, Web site
MilitaryMilitary Record WWII - FULLAGAR Arthur Wentworth "Bill"
Publication: National Arhives of Australia, Web site
MilitaryMilitary Record WWII - FULLAGAR Arthur Wentworth "Bill"
Publication: National Arhives of Australia, Web site
MilitaryMilitary Record WWII - FULLAGAR Arthur Wentworth "Bill"
Publication: National Arhives of Australia, Web site
Awarded MBEHonoured Australians
AwardNorthern District Times
Publication: Published 9 April, 1986
DeathWeb Site - The Ryerson Index
Citation details: Sydney Morning Herald 23 December 1992
Text:

FULLAGAR,Arthur Wentworth 21DEC1992 Death formerly of Denistone 23DEC1992 SMH

Quality of data: secondary evidence