Charles Stips


Born 13.05.1889

Place Libava (Liepaja), Latvia or Behring, Switzerland

Ethnic origin Latvian (?) / Swiss (?)

Religion Church of England

Father E. Stips, Janovichi, Vitebsk, Belarus

Family

Wife Blanche (nee Wallis) Stips, children Keith, Melva, Audrey

Arrived at Australia
from Switzerland
on 7.03.1911
per Ohrengen
disembarked at Melbourne

Residence before enlistment Mulgrave, Warburton, Melbourne, Vic, Tasmania, Broken Hill, NSW

Occupation 1913 fitter, 1914 engineer

Service (Depot)
service number 1872
enlisted 28.11.1914
POE Melbourne
discharged 18.12.1914 own request

Naturalisation 1913 as Swiss

Residence after the war South Australia

Materials

Digitised naturalisation (NAA)

Digitised service records (NAA)

Blog article

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