Aksel Anselm Mattila


Alias Matilla (death records)

Born 14.10.1892

Place Borga (Porvoo), Finland

Ethnic origin Finnish

Religion Russian Orthodox

Father Henrick Mattila*

Mother Wilhelmina Sundkvist Orko*

Family

Wife Gertrude Cecilia Mattila (nee Schwarze), married 1920 Sydney; children Lillian Gertrude (1920-1920), Irene Cecilia (1921-1980), Leslie Anselm (1926-1929), June Gloria (1928-1992), Elaine Madeline (1931-1985)*

Arrived at Australia
from Delegoa Bay, South Africa
on 09.1911
disembarked at Newcastle, NSW

Residence before enlistment Newcastle and Sydney, working on vessels trading on the coast

Occupation 1916 AB seaman, 1936 crane driver

Service
service number 1030
enlisted 14.02.1916
POE Casula, NSW
unit Camel Corps, 4th Light Horse Regiment
rank Private
place Egypt, Palestine, 1916-1919
casualties WIA 1917
final fate RTA 5.06.1919
discharged 12.09.1919

Naturalisation 1919

Residence after the war Sydney

Died 12.11.1963, Burwood, NSW

Materials

Digitised naturalisation (NAA)

Digitised service records (NAA)

Digitised Embarkation roll entry (AWM)

*\ Family Tree on Ancestry. com

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