Walter Henry Bennett and Olive Ann Willis

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Both Walter Bennett and Olive Willis had been born in 1896 in mining areas of Australia’s eastern states, Walter in Ballarat and Olive in Broken Hill. And they met in the goldfields of Western Australia.

Olive Willis and Walter Bennett
Olive Willis and Walter Bennett

Walter and Olive were married at the St Matthew’s Church, Boulder, Western Australia in 1921. They lived there for several years before moving to Perth. 

Marriage of Olive Willis and Walter Bennett 1921
Marriage of Olive Willis and Walter Bennett 1921

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