Morris Preshner


Born 5.09.1893

Place Warsaw, Poland

Ethnic origin Jewish

Religion Jewish

Father Samuel Preshner

Family

Wife Bertha Preshner (nee Luscombe), married 1924, stepson Jack Eric Slack (1913-1926)

Residence before arrival at Australia Left Poland for London with parents when he was 3 years old, lived in London for 17 years

Arrived at Australia
from London
on 08.1913
per Hawkes Bay
disembarked at Melbourne

Residence before enlistment Melbourne

Occupation 1916 porter, commercial traveller, 1926 draper, 1929 salesman

Service
service number 2893
enlisted 20.09.1916
POE Melbourne
unit 37th Battalion, 39th Battalion
rank Private
place Western Front, 1917-1919
casualties WIA 1918
final fate RTA 27.05.1919
discharged 28.08.1919 MU

Naturalisation Served as Russian subject, applied 1929

Residence after the war Sydney, Melbourne

Died 1.07.1955, Melbourne

Materials

Naturalisation 1 2 (NAA)

Digitised service records (NAA)

Digitised Embarkation roll entry (AWM)

Personal case file 1 2 (NAA)

Family tree on Ancestry.com

Blog article

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