Karl Edwin Silander


Born 20.03.1878

Place Mariehamn, Aland, Finland

Ethnic origin Finnish

Religion Lutheran

Arrived at Australia
from America
on 18.02.1916
per Ayrian
disembarked at Melbourne

Residence before enlistment Melbourne

Occupation 1916 ship's carpenter, 1918 seaman

Service
service number 2249
enlisted 8.05.1916
POE Melbourne
unit 59th Battalion
rank Private
place Western Front, 1916-1917
casualties WIA 1917
final fate RTA 11.01.1918
discharged 5.04.1918 MU

Naturalisation 1918

Residence after the war 1918 Melbourne, 1921 Newcastle, NSW

Died 1940, Newcastle, NSW

Materials

Digitised naturalisation (NAA)

Digitised service records (NAA)

Digitised Embarkation roll entry (AWM)

Intelligence section file (NAA)

Blog article

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