Colin Leslie Gannon1

M, #277, b. 7 August 1903, d. 26 August 1983
Last Edited3 Apr 2016
Birth*7 August 1903 Marrickville, NSW;
son of Claude S & Elsie E Gannon2,3 
Marriage*1925 Marrickville, NSW;Bride=Madeline Regent4 
Residence*1933 25 Moncur Avenue, Belmore, NSW;
Gannon, Colin Leslie, 25 Moncur avenue, labourer
Gannon, Madelinee [sic], 25 Moncur avenue, home duties;Principal=Madeline Gannon5 
Residence1936 High Street, Penrith, NSW;
Gannon, Colin Leslie, High street, Penrith, labourer
Ganon [sic], Madeline, High street, Penrith, home duties;Principal=Madeline Gannon5 
Enlisted*18 July 1940 Paddington, NSW;
Name: Gannon, Colin Leslie
Service: Australian Army
Service Number: NX58151
Date of Birth: 7 Aug 1903
Place of Birth: Marrickville, NSW
Date of Enlistment: 18 Jul 1940
Locality on Enlistment: Auburn, NSW
Place of Enlistment: Paddington, NSW
Next of Kin: Gannon, Madeline
Date of Discharge: 23 Sep 1943
Rank: Private
Posting at Discharge: 1 Corps AM Coy
Prisoner of War: No3 
Residence1949 Lot 27, Goreen Street, Lidcombe, NSW;
Gannon, Colin Leslie, Lot 27, Goreen street, storeman
Gannon, Madeline, Lot 27, Goreen street, home duties;Principal=Madeline Gannon5 
Residence1954 18 Goreen Street, Lidcombe, NSW;
Gannon, Colin Leslie, 18 Goreen street, storeman
Gannon, Madeline, 18 Goreen street, home duties;Principal=Madeline Gannon5 
Death*26 August 1983 NSW;
GANNON, Colin Leslie - August 24, 1983, at hospital, late of St Marys, dearly loved husband of Madeline, loved father of Colin, Allen and Lynette, and loved father-in-law, grandfather and great-grandfather of their families, aged 80 years
At peace6 
Article*27 August 1983 "The Sydney Morning Herald", Sydney, NSW;
GANNON.—The Relatives and Friends of the late COLIN LESLIE GANNON are invited to attend his funeral service, to be conducted by the graveside in the Catholic Section of the Kingswood Cemetery Monday next (August 29,1 983) at 10 a.m. Please assemble at the cemetery gates, Cox Avenue.


Madeline Regent b. 29 Jul 1902, d. 6 Feb 1986


  1. [S7] Ryerson Index of Death Notices.
  2. [S13] NSW Birth Index, 31696/1903 Colin L Gannon.
  3. [S302] Department of Veteran Affairs - WW2 Nominal Roll, online, Colin Leslie Gannon.
  4. [S12] NSW Marriage Index, 1080/1925 Colin L Gannon & Madeline Regent.
  5. [S182] Australian Electoral Rolls,
  6. [S192] The Sydney Morning Herald, Death Notice Colin Leslie Gannon, 26 August 1983.
  7. [S192] The Sydney Morning Herald, Saturday, August 27, 1983.