Herbert Bruce Wilson

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Herbert Bruce Wilson
Parents: James Herbert Wilson
Edith Olive Wilson (née Hall)
Siblings: Dorothy Jean McHarg Agnew (née Wilson)
Frederick Gordon Wilson
Olive Adele Lang (née Wilson)
William Murray Wilson
Herbert Bruce Wilson
Lilian Jessie Rae Hussey (née Wilson)
    b. 1910, d. c. 2013.
Partners: Daphne June Wilson (née Robinson)
Iris Joy Wilson (née Arnold)
Keywords: H.M. Wilson Archives
Permalink: archives.org.au/HBW
Wikitree: Wilson-85025
FamilySearch: LDWF-YQ3
Grave at Karrakatta. Bruce's side of the gravestone is blank.

Born in 1918 in Perth.[1] Enlisted in the Navy aged 15 (c.1933) according to family records.[2] 5'8½", light brown hair.[3] Official commencement 1 June 1938.[3] Ships: HMAS Vendetta, HMAS Canberra, Penguin, Moresby, Leeuwin, and Sydney.[3] Died 3 August 2005, aged 86, buried at Karrakatta (same plot as Iris, but his side of the grave stone is blank).[4]


  1. Birth of Herbert Bruce Wilson
  2. Rae's documents/James Herbert Wilson continued.doc
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 NAA: A6770, WILSON H B
  4. Metropolitan Cemeteries Board. Summary Of Record Information, Application Number MCB-472751-B0G8Y8. First name: HERBERT BRUCE. Last name: WILSON. Aged: 86. Date of death: 03/08/2005. Suburb: NEDLANDS. Cemetery: KARRAKATTA CEMETERY. Area or denomination: PRESBYTERIAN. Section: KA. Gravesite: 735. Record accessed: 18 January 2023.