Otto Erickson


Born 1.06.1879

Place Oravais, Vaasa, Finland

Ethnic origin Finnish

Religion Protestant

Family

Wife Annie Josephina Erickson (nee Bowen) (1890-1923), married 1919, daughter Edna Annie May Erickson (1923-1956)

Arrived at Australia
from Liverpool
on 17.01.1904
per Eristides
disembarked at Adelaide

Residence before enlistment Port Pirie, SA; Townsville and intermediate ports

Occupation Seaman, waterside worker

Service
service number 3482
enlisted 30.08.1915
POE Townsville
unit 26th Battalion
rank Private
place Western Front, 1916-1917
casualties WIA 1916, 1917
final fate RTA 30.01.1918
discharged 25.04.1918

Naturalisation 1909

Residence after the war Townsville

Died 7.02.1949 Brisbane, Qld

Materials

Digitised naturalisation (NAA)

Digitised service records (NAA)

Digitised Embarkation roll entry (AWM)

Repatriation Medical case file (NAA)

Tree on Ancestry.com

Blog article

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