Lauritz Nielsen


Alias Laurits Peter Jorgen Nielsen

Born 17.04.1895

Place Vejle, Finland (should be Denmark) (enlistment); Braenderup, Fyn, Denmark

Ethnic origin Danish

Religion Church of England

Father Anders Nielsen

Arrived at Australia
from Norway
on 17 or 27.08.1913
per Tysla
disembarked at Adelaide

Residence before enlistment Port Pirie, Port Augusta, Second Valley, SA; Sydney, Wagga Wagga, Melbourne, Sunshine, Vic.; Adelaide

Occupation 1916 labourer; 1920 engineer

Service
service number 2405
enlisted 9.05.1916
POE Adelaide
unit 5th Pioneer Battalion
rank Private
place Western Front, 1917
discharged 22.07.1920 as illegal absentee

Naturalisation 1916

Residence after the war Denmark, Australia (?)

Materials

Digitised naturalisation 1 2 (NAA)

Digitised service records (NAA)

Digitised Embarkation roll entry (AWM)

Court martial file (NAA) (Neilson)

Blog article

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