Thomas Lind


AWM memorial panel 76

Thomas Lind
Queenslander Pictorial, supplement to The Queenslander, 6 February, 1915, p. 25

Alias correct name Antti Kujala; served as Lind

Born 13.12.1889

Place Vyborg, Finland (now Russia)

Ethnic origin Finnish

Religion Church of England

Father T. Lind

Mother Maria Koskimies

Arrived at Australia
from Sweden
on 23.05.1907
per Grasmere
disembarked at Melbourne

Residence before enlistment Croydon, Vic., Tasmania, New Zealand, Queensland, Gloucester, NSW, Tweed River, NSW

Occupation 1914 fisherman, 1915 labourer

Service
service number 1424
enlisted 6.01.1915
POE Brisbane
unit 15th Battalion
rank Private
place Gallipoli, 1915
final fate KIA 26.04.1915
memorial 6 Lone Pine Memorial, Gallipoli

Naturalisation 1914

Materials

Digitised naturalisation (NAA) (Lind)

Digitised service records (NAA) (Lind/Kujala)

Digitised Embarkation roll entry (AWM) (Lind)

Roll of Honour (AWM) (Kujala/Lind)

Blog article

Russian

English

From Russian Anzacs in Australian History:

There were at least nine Russian casualties in the first days after the landing [at Gallipoli]. Antti Kujala (he served as Thomas Lind), a fisherman from Vyborg (Finland), was killed.