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Kernot, Walter Charles (1863–1941)



The death occurred at his home in Ryrie st., Geelong, yesterday, of Mr. Walter C. Kernot, 76. who was bom in Geelong. After completing his studies as a chemist at Ballarat he took over his father's business in Moorabool st., Geelong. He was a city auditor for 25 years, a Past Master of the Geelong Freemasons' Lodge of Unity and Prudence, for many years a member of the Geelong Hospital committee, a life member of the Corio Club, a foundation member and secretary of the council of the Geelong Church of England Girls' Grammar School, and first provincial chairman of the Pharmaceutical Council of Victoria, and a member of the council for 30 years. He is survived by a widow, two daughters Mrs. G. Volum and Miss Betty Kernot, the well-known golfer and one son. Mr. Ken W. Kernot, of Geelong. The funeral will take place at Springvale to-day after a service at Christ Church at 10 a.m.

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