Hugo Nelson


Born 1893

Place Hango (Hanko), Finland

Ethnic origin Finnish

Religion Roman Catholic

Family

Wife Kathleen Nelson (Bramham), married 1925 Sydney

Arrived at Australia

Residence before enlistment Sydney

Occupation 1916 blacksmith, 1930 seaman

Service
service number 2861
enlisted 26.09.1916
POE Sydney
unit 3rd Pioneer Battalion
rank Private
place Western Front, 1917-1918
casualties WIA 1918 (twice)
final fate RTA 2.01.1919
discharged 9.04.1919 MU

Naturalisation Served as naturalised British subject

Residence after the war 1930 New Lambton; 1932 Iluka, 1934 Camperdown; 1943 Balgowlah, 1954 Seaforth, 1958 Manly

Died 1970, Sydney

Materials

Naturalisation (NAA) (not found)

Digitised service records (NAA)

Digitised Embarkation roll entry (AWM)

Blog article

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