TEMPLETON, Leslie Robert John

Name Leslie Robert John TEMPLETON
Country Of Origin Australia
Born 1910
Died 1975
Birth/Baptism 24 December 1910, Longford
Parents Robert and Elizabeth Ettie Templeton
Apprenticeship unknown
Skills Watchmaker, Jeweller
Work Locations Hobart, New Norfolk
Street Address
Cat and Fiddle Arcade, Hobart
High Street, New Norfolk
Charles Street, New Norfolk
Marriage/Spouse Elsie Maureen Templeton
Other Other skills: Instrument and radio mechanic, musician

1941: Enlisted in World War II and served in New Guinea

Approx. late 1940s: Commenced business at Moonah with George Arthur Berry, (Berry and Templeton Jewellers).

The Mercury (Hobart) 12 July 1952:
‘Between 5.20pm on Thursday and 6am yesterday morning, the store of Berry and Templeton, Charles Street, New Norfolk, was broken into. Envelopes containing 80 watches, pearls and cigarette lighters to the total value of $1,000 are missing.’

Death 10 August 1975, Hobart
Steven Berry to Graham Mulligan, October 2022.
TAHO: AD960/1/154 Will No. 60975 1976.
Web: Ancestry: Australia Electoral Rolls 1954, 1972; National Archives of Australia, World War II Military Service Record, Series B883, Service No. TX11132; Millingtons Record No. C 9232 1975.
Daily Telegraph 2 July 1923; The Mercury (Hobart) 29 August 1952