[Passenger list, "KOOMBANA" 37, compiled 04 June 1912, Adelaide Steamship Company. Broome Historical Society]

List of passengers known to have been bound for Derby.

From Fremantle [saloon]

...

* Purcell, W.A. Enquirer Mrs. Purcell, 23 McKenzie Street,

Brunswick, Melbourne.

* Pearson, R. Brother E.W. Pearson, c/o G.P.O. Perth. Sister

in orphanage. Nephew of Captain Pearson above.

* Poor, W. Enquiry Mrs. Fanny Thomas, Mincha via Bendigo,

Victoria.

* Tayler, A.S. Enquiry from T.S. Tayler, Indstone,

Shrivingham, Berkshire.

Brunswick, Melbourne.

...

* These men were engaged by Mr. Les Piper to proceed with him for work at

Margaret Downs Stations and Taylor has been working at Gingin.

...

[Passenger list, "KOOMBANA" 37, compiled 02 April 1912, Adelaide Steamship Company. Noel Butlin Archives Centre, Australian National University, 0186/N46/634]

From.

Fremantle ...

Poor W. )

Purcell W. W. ) Drovers in the employ of Emmanuel Bros.

...

["The Passengers", The West Australian, Wednesday 03 April 1912, page 7]

FOR DERBY.

Saloon.

...

Mr. W. W. Purcell.

...

["Country", The West Australian, Wednesday 10 April 1912, page 11]

COUNTRY.

...

Northampton.

...

Several passengers on the Koombana were well known in this district, notably Mr. Purcell, who, with Mrs. Purcell, had been a resident for some years managing for Mr. Satterthwaite, on the Alma area.

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note: nil on Trove for 'purcell koombana memoriam'