Joined Feb 14 2011
born in collie wa in 1949 of parents from uk who migrated to australia in 1947 after ww2. Father was coal miner in collie until retirement in 1978. Mother came out from Scotland and met father in Collie 1947 and married same year. I left Collie in August 1967 and joined Army. Spent 3yrs in army, 2yrs in aust and one in Sth Vietnam. Came back to Collie in 1970 for about 4 yrs then moved away to work in the Goldfields as a miner for the next 25yrs. Retired as a TPI Veteran in 2001, and currently live in Mandurah with my family.