BACICH, Ivan (Jack)

Origin Blato Croatia
Accompanying Family Two years after father came out Wife Jaka And son Ivan arived by boat SS Osterley
First settled in Harvey WA
Original Occupation mariner
Occupation in Australia Horticulture Orchadist


Departure Port Marseilles
Arrival Year 1927


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Departed Kortula, Jugoslavia for WA in 1927,later joined by wife Jaka and son. Worked as sleeper cutter at Hoffman and timber carter in the SW, later settled as an orchardist in Harvey had four sons, Jack, Max, Jim and Edwin. The established friendships overcame the early hard yards and isolation


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