Charles Tammai

Alias Luie Lowmore

Born 4.02.1875

Place Pärnu, Estonia

Ethnic origin Estonian

Religion Church of England

Mother Mary Tammai

Residence before arrival at Australia Left Russia ca 1899, went to sea as a ship's carpenter, was employed on German, Belgian, Danish, English ships

Arrived at Australia
from Rotterdam, Holland
on 6.01.1911
per Beachbank
disembarked at Wallaroo, SA

Residence before enlistment Balaclava, Port Adelaide, SA, Albany, Torbay Junction, Katanning, Cottesloe, Perth WA

Occupation Carpenter

service number 14990
enlisted 1.01.1916
POE Perth
unit 7th Field company engineers
rank Private, Sapper
place Western Front 1917-1918
final fate RTA 15.09.1918
discharged 10.12.1918 MU

Naturalisation 1914

Residence after the war Perth, Narrogin, Perth

Died 1955, Perth


Digitised naturalisation (NAA)

Digitised service records (NAA)

Digitised Embarkation roll entry (AWM)

Officers of the 7th Field Company of Australian Engineers at their billets in the rest area near Steenvoorde.E01136 E01131 E01131KRIGHT (AWM)

Assistance and medical file 1 2 (NAA)

Blog article



Newspaper articles

In the Police Court for which war was responsible. - The Daily News, Perth, 24 August 1914, p. 4.