John Alto


Born 11.03.1889

Place Varkaus, Finland or Vyborg, Finland (now Russia)

Ethnic origin Finnish

Religion Lutheran

Father David Alto

Mother Ruhha Alto

Family

Wife Martha Margaret Ward Alto (née Williams), married 1923; Son Alto, John William

Arrived at Australia
from Filmansrant (?)
on 8.09.1909
per Tasmanie
disembarked at Adelaide

Residence before enlistment Elliston, Franklin Harbour (Cowell), Port Pirie, SA; Carrington, Newcastle, NSW

Occupation seaman, labourer, 1917, 1942 fitter

Service (Depot)
service number B2986
enlisted 28.09.1917
POE Sydney
rank Private
discharged 2.10.1917, MU

Naturalisation 1911

Residence after the war Carrington, Newcastle; Cardiff, Newcastle; Wanga Wangi, NSW;

Died 25.03.1951, Wanga Wangi, NSW

Materials

Digitised naturalisation (NAA)

Digitised service records (NAA)

Digitised application to enlist in the AIF (NAA)

Purchase of property (digitised file) (NAA)

Blog article

Russian

English