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James Balfour
Eliza Ogilvy Maitland-Heriot
Robert Andrew Agnew Balfour-Melville
Frances Janetta Campbell
James Leslie Balfour-Melville


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Catherine Ethel MacVean

James Leslie Balfour-Melville 351,361

  • Born: 1895
  • Marriage: Catherine Ethel MacVean in 1927
  • Died: 1978, Forest Hill, Victoria aged 83 122

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Educated at Brighton Grammar School, he enlisted in the 1st Australian Imperial Forces serving as a driver in the 101st Howitzer Battery but was wounded twice at Ypres and Menin Gate in 1917. He was sent first to Rouen then Reading and finally Weymouth before going to London to join the Pay Corps, but was again hospitalized before returning to Australia in 1918 on the transport "Gaika". He studied accountancy and practiced with his father in the firm of Balfour - Melville & Son.


James married Catherine Ethel MacVean in 1927. (Catherine Ethel MacVean died in 1963.)

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