Hugo William Blomquist


Alias Hugo Wilhelm (naturalisation)

Born 29.05.1888

Place Helsingfors (Helsinki), Finland

Ethnic origin Finnish

Religion Presbyterian

Father John Peter Blomquist

Arrived at Australia
from Finland
on 14.10.1912
per Indianic
disembarked at Fremantle

Residence before enlistment Grenfell, NSW

Occupation 1916 sailor, 1932 station hand

Service
service number 5264
enlisted 18.01.1916
POE Liverpool NSW
unit 2nd Battalion, 45th Battalion
rank Private
place Western Front, 1916-1918
casualties WIA 1917, POW 1918
final fate RTA 18.01.1919
discharged 29.04.1919

Naturalisation Applied in 1932

Residence after the war Sydney

Died 11.05.1932

Materials

Naturalisation (NAA)

Digitised service records (NAA)

Digitised Embarkation roll entry (AWM)

Court martial file (NAA)

Digitised Red Cross wounded and missing file (AWM)

Red Cross POW file (AWM)

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