John Kataja


John Kataja
Queenslander Pictorial, supplement to The Queenslander, 24 November 1917, p. 27

Born 1895

Place Vaasa, Finland

Ethnic origin Finnish

Religion Church of England

Mother Mina Kataja

Contacts

Evert Kallio and John Kataja enlisted together

Arrived at Australia

Residence before enlistment Brisbane

Occupation Seaman

Service
service number 3245
enlisted 2.02.1917
POE Brisbane
unit 2nd Light Horse Regiment
rank Private
place Egypt, Palestine, 1917-1919
final fate RTA 13.03.1919
discharged 22.05.1919

Naturalisation Served as Russian subject

Residence after the war 1919 Brisbane, 1922 Sergeant J. Kataja, Karelian Guard Regiment, c/o British vice consul, Vyborg, Finland

Materials

Digitised service records (NAA)

Digitised Embarkation roll entry (AWM)

Alien registration (NAA)

Blog article

Russian

English