John Cherpiter


AWM memorial panel 150

Alias Cherpita

Russian spelling

Иван Черпита

Born 1882

Place Kamenets-Podolskii, Ukraine

Ethnic origin Ukrainian

Religion Greek Orthodox

Father Domitrey [Dimitry] or MItrofan Cherpiter

Mother Mary Cherpiter

Family

Wife Anastasia Cherpiter, daughter Lucy (Nadezhda)

Arrived at Australia
on 1912

Residence before enlistment Adelaide

Occupation Boot maker

Service
service number 4749
enlisted 29.10.1915
POE Adelaide
unit 10th Battalion, 50th Battalion
rank Private
place Western Front, 1916-1917
final fate KIA 2.04.1917
memorial 26 Villers-Bretonneux, France

Naturalisation Served as Russian subject

Materials

Digitised service records (NAA)

Digitised Embarkation roll entry (AWM)

Digitised Roll of Honour circular (AWM)

Digitised Army payfile (NAA)

Digitised personal case file (NAA)

Blog article

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