This piece of research was done for the Victorian Police. We have a great relationship with them and we are currently in the middle of looking at several cases for the Victorian Police.
827 John Henry Sharpe was born in England in 1897. His family moved to Victoria
in 1902. John was the son of George Frederick Sharpe and Eleanor
Theophila (nee Chapman). There is no evidence that John married or had
children. Indeed, when he enlisted for WWII he
gave his NOK as his father George just as he had done for WWI. The family
lived in Oakligh until about 1924 but then took up farming near Loch,
John had several siblings and I've been able to link the police with John's nephew.
The returned medal tally is now 1716.