Alexander Spisbah

Russian spelling

Александр Карлович Списбах

Born 12.04.1877

Place St Petersburg, Russia or Kharkov, Ukraine

Ethnic origin German / Russian

Religion Russian Orthodox

Father Karl Spisbah


Wife Lydia Spisbah (nèe Batoulina), b.Orenburg, married 1911 in Liverpool, son George Spisbah b. 1911 England, served in the AIF in WWII

Residence before arrival at Australia In 1909 Captain, accountant's assistant in the Russian Army Headquarters. Came to England ca 1910

Arrived at Australia
from Liverpool or London
on 16.03.1911
per Suevic
disembarked at Albany

Residence before enlistment Mornington Mill, Kurraway, Boulder, WA

Occupation 1916 miner; after 1919 farmer and timber industry worker

Service (Depot)
service number 3212
enlisted 13.11.1916
POE Blackboy Hill, WA
discharged 19.03.1917 MU

Naturalisation 1929

Residence after the war Perth, Harvey, Mornington WA

Died 29.04.1934, Mornington, WA


Naturalisation (NAA)

Digitised service records (NAA)

Alien registration (NAA)

Wife's alien registration (NAA)

Assistance and medical file (NAA)

Blog article



Newspaper articles

Man shot dead. - The Daily News, Perth, 30 April 1934, p. 3

Russian ex-officer's death. - The Daily News, Perth, 3 May 1934, p. 9