BABIS, Carmelo (PROFT)

22 July 1928 – 9 October 1985

Origin San Giorgio a Cremano, Naples
Accompanying Family Arrived alone
First settled in Northam Displaced Persons Camp, WA
Original Occupation Wharfie
Occupation in Australia Labourer


Departure Port Naples
Arrival Year 1950


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Arrived as a displaced person & travelled by train to Northam Migrant Camp. Worked for Austrralian Government for a time to repay the cost of his passage. In 1956, he married Shirley Wood, fathering Damian, Andrew & Josephine. He died of a cerebral haemorrhage in October 1985 and is buried in Karrakata.


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