Alfred Henrik Pennanen


AWM memorial panel 89

Born 1891

Place Vyborg, Finland (now Russia)

Ethnic origin Finnish

Religion Church of England

Father Henry Pennanen

Mother Maria Pennanen

Residence before arrival at Australia Had been at sea for 6 years and sailed several times round the world

Arrived at Australia
on ca 1914

Residence before enlistment Sydney

Occupation Ship's fireman

Service
service number 1613
enlisted 28.04.1915
POE Liverpool, NSW
unit 19th Battalion
rank Private
place Gallipoli, 1915; Western Front, 1916
final fate KIA 27.07.1916
cemetery 832 Pozieres British Cemetery Ovillers-La-Boisselle, France

Naturalisation Served as naturalised British subject but probably was not naturalised in Australia

Materials

Digitised service records (NAA)

Digitised Embarkation roll entry (AWM)

Digitised Roll of Honour circular (AWM)

Blog article

Russian

English