Sulo Rautlin


Alias Lulo (service records)

Born 18.08.1883

Place Tammerfors (Tampere) or Helsingfors (Helsinki), Finland

Ethnic origin Finnish

Religion Church of England

Arrived at Australia
from London
on 22.07.1914
per Limerick
disembarked at Cairns, Qld

Residence before enlistment Cairns, Qld

Occupation 1915 fireman, 1920 seaman

Service (Depot)
enlisted 30.08.1915
POE Townsville, Qld
rank Private
final fate deserted 6.11.1915
discharged 11.11.1915

Naturalisation 1921

Residence after the war Cairns, Sydney

Died 20.11.1946, Cairns

Materials

Naturalisation (NAA)

Digitised service records (NAA)

Blog article

Russian

English

Newspaper articles

Stabbing affray at Aloomba. - Cairns Post, 30 November 1914, p. 4

The Saturday disturbance. Rautlin convicted on three counts. - Port Pirie Recorder and North Western Mail, 19 December 1917, p. 1

Two seaman risk their life to rescue man at Cairns. - Cairns Post, 20 November 1946, p. 1

Rescued seaman dies of injuries. - The Courier-Mail, Brisbane, 21 November 1946, p. 3