Leonard George Keiss


Born 5.09.1876

Place Jur'ev (Tartu), Estonia

Ethnic origin Estonian

Religion Church of England

Father Peter Keiss

Mother Elizabeth Cook

Arrived at Australia
from Seattle, USA
on 23.12.1913
per Arino
disembarked at Melbourne

Residence before enlistment Melbourne

Occupation Engineer, fitter, turner

Service (Depot)
service number 2494
enlisted 9.05.1916
POE Sydney
unit 1st Pioneer Battalion
rank Private
discharged 10.08.1916

Naturalisation Served as Russian subject

Residence after the war Ipswich, Qld

Died 11.12.1923, Ipswich, Qld

Materials

Digitised application for naturalisation (NAA)

Digitised service records (NAA)

Alien registration 1 2 (NAA)

Blog article

Russian

English

Newspaper articles

A Northern Ipswich incident. - Queensland Times, Ipswich, 12 July 1918, p. 4.