John Hendrick Talus


Born 21.09.1879

Place Uleaborg (Oulu), Finland

Ethnic origin Finnish

Religion Lutheran

Mother Gustava Talus

Family

Wife Lizzie Ethel Hodge, married 1919

Arrived at Australia
from Singapore
on 25.12.1905
per Charon
disembarked at Broome, WA

Residence before enlistment Brookton, Corrigin, Kurren Kutten, WA

Occupation 1915 farmer, 1931 caretaker

Service
service number 2832
enlisted 17.08.1915
POE Perth
unit 28th Battalion, 24th Howitzer Brigade, 4th DAC, 5th FAB, 4th FAB
rank Gunner
place Western Front, 1916-1919
final fate RTA 13.04.1919
discharged 16.07.1919

Naturalisation 1914

Residence after the war Hayville Farm, Yarloop, WA and Fremantle

Died 20.04.1943, Fremantle

Materials

Digitised naturalisation (NAA)

Digitised service records (NAA)

Digitised Embarkation roll entry (AWM)

Blog article

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