Ian Gaisman


Born 8.05.1890

Place Skulte, Riga, Latvia

Ethnic origin Latvian

Religion Russian Orthodox

Father Martin (Ian?) Gaisman

Mother Kathleen

Residence before arrival at Australia Was apprentice road engineer. After leaving Latvia was 7 years in England

Arrived at Australia
from England, London
on 10.01.1916
per Port Curtis
disembarked at Sydney

Residence before enlistment Sydney

Occupation Sailor

Service
service number 1851
enlisted 20.01.1916
POE Casula, NSW
unit 1st Pioneer Battalion, 3rd Battalion
rank Private
place Western Front, 1917
casualties WIA 1917
final fate RTA 5.04.1918
discharged 7.09.1918 MU

Naturalisation 1921

Residence after the war Sydney

Died 1940, Sydney

Materials

Digitised naturalisation (NAA)

Digitised service records (NAA)

Digitised Embarkation roll entry (AWM)

Blog article

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