This Day in History: 1939-09-23

Toodyay hairdresser, Henry Elijah ‘Largie’ Fleay of the Tooday platoon of “A” company of the 28th Battalion, won the heavyweight division of the Army boxing contest held in the Unity Stadium, Beaufort Street, Perth.

Sources:
Toodyay herald, 26 May 1939, p.1.
West Australian, 26 May 1939, p.16.