Jarl Oswald Bostrom


Born 26.12.1892

Place Helsingfors (Helsinki), Finland

Ethnic origin Finnish

Religion Church of England

Father Carl Bostrom

Family

Wife Adeline Violet Bostrom (nee Stanley), children John Oswald b. ca 1922, Stanley William b. ca. 1922, Victor James b. 1923, George Francis b. 1925

Residence before arrival at Australia Lived in England, Belgium, and Germany for 4 years

Arrived at Australia
from Liverpool
on 10.10.1914
per Ajana
disembarked at Sydney

Residence before enlistment Sydney, Newcastle

Occupation 1916 seaman, 1925 marine fireman

Service
service number 1784
enlisted 28.02.1916
POE Newcastle, NSW
unit 34th Battalion
rank Private
place Western Front, 1916-1918
casualties WIA 1917 (twice), 1918 (twice)
final fate RTA 19.10.1918
discharged 11.04.1919

Naturalisation 1925

Residence after the war Sydney

Died 05.1942, Paddington, Sydney

Materials

Digitised naturalisation 1 2 (NAA)

Digitised service records (NAA)

Digitised Embarkation roll entry (AWM)

Blog article

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