Onnie Backman


AWM memorial panel 112

Born 1890

Place Yarkup, Finland

Ethnic origin Finnish

Religion Church of England

Father Leonard Backman

Arrived at Australia

Residence before enlistment Bunbury, WA

Occupation Farmer

Service
service number 3035
enlisted 25.07.1915
POE Bunbury, WA
unit 28th Battalion
rank Private
place Western Front, 1916
final fate KIA 29.07.1916
memorial 26 Villers-Bretonneux, France

Naturalisation Served as Russian subject

Materials

Digitised service records (NAA)

Digitised Red Cross wounded and missing file (AWM)

Digitised Embarkation roll entry (AWM)

Digitised Roll of Honour circular (AWM)

Blog article

Russian

English