Leonard Soin


Alias Osei (Osci) Leonard Soin; Osci Len Soini

Born 14.02.1892

Place Abo (Turku), Finland

Ethnic origin Finnish

Religion Church of England

Father Gustaw Soin

Family

Wife Florence Josephine Soin (née Hayes), married 1926, Sydney; daughter Elsie May died 1929

Residence before arrival at Australia Was in England for 2 years

Arrived at Australia
from Hull, England
on 12.12.1913
per Indianic
disembarked at Fremantle, WA

Residence before enlistment Perth, New Zealand, Sydney

Occupation 1917 fireman, 1917 fitter & turner; 1926 seaman, 1943 fitter, 1954 seaman

Service
service number 53604
enlisted 10.12.1917
POE Sydney
unit 3rd FAB
rank Private, Driver
place Western Front, 1918-1919
final fate RTA 31.05.1919
discharged 29.07.1919

Naturalisation 1926

Residence after the war Sydney, 1943 Melbourne, 1949 Yallourn, Vic., 1954 Melbourne

Died 1970, Perth

Materials

Digitised naturalisation (NAA)

Digitised service records (NAA)

Digitised Embarkation roll entry (AWM)

Personal case file 1 2 (NAA)

Investigation Branch file (NAA)

Wife's letter to the Superintendent Mercantile Marine Office (NAA)

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