Remembering the Manwarings

Residents of Medina 1953 – 1987 Bryan Manwaring 1913 – 1984  and Dorothy Manwaring 1917 – Joan Manwaring (Mrs Smithson) 1946 – Diana Manwaring  (Mrs  Hope formerly Mrs Belohlawek) 1949 – Tom Manwaring 1951 – Bryan Manwaring began working in Medina in March 1953. The State Housing Commission offered  the use of a house in Peake Way  Medina  to operate as a General Store and … Continue reading Remembering the Manwarings

RSL established in Kwinana 1955

The Kwinana branch of the RSL held their inaugural meeting at Church House, Medina Avenue, at 8:00pm on the 27th April 1955. Brian Manwaring was asked to take the chair and was duly elected President, D. Allison the Secretary and A.M. James was the Treasurer. A lively discussion took place concerning various committees to be established and some suggested means of raising finance. The first … Continue reading RSL established in Kwinana 1955