Emil Ek


AWM memorial panel 172

Born 26.04.1879

Place Abo (Turku), Finland

Ethnic origin Finnish

Religion Lutheran

Mother Mimi Ek

Arrived at Australia
from Finland
on 2.03.1907
per Pass of Lemp
disembarked at Port Adelaide

Residence before enlistment Loxton, Parkside, SA

Occupation Labourer

Service
service number 1693
enlisted 15.05.1915
POE Keswick, SA
unit 27th Battalion, 2nd Pioneer Battalion
rank Private
place Gallipoli, 1915; Western Front 1916-1917
final fate KIA 20.09.1917
cemetery 112 Hooge Crater Cemetery Zillebeke, Belgium

Naturalisation 1915

Materials

Digitised naturalisation (NAA)

Digitised service records (NAA)

Digitised Embarkation roll entry (AWM)

Amy pay file (NAA)

Roll of Honour (AWM)

Blog article

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