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Stanley Clarence (Stan) Deacon (1906–1993)

Stanley Clarence (Stan) Deacon

Stanley Clarence Thomas (Stan) Deacon (1906-1993) labourer, bus conductor and Communist party organiser Birth: 30 March 1906 at Marylebone, London, England, one of ten children of Sidney George Deacon (1881-1956), house-painter, later WWI veteran, and Rosina Evelin, née Whittaker (b. 1885) housekeeper. Marriage: May 1946 to Vera Frances Pember (1926-2021). They had two daughters. Death: 5 October 1993 in Sydney, New South Wales.  Emigrated to Australia in May 1924. Worked on dairy, pig and...

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