Arvo Malakiias Tornroos


AWM memorial panel 103

Alias Arvo Malakiris; Tornross

Born 28.09.1891

Place Rauma, Finland

Ethnic origin Finnish

Religion Presbyterian

Father Johan Tornroos

Mother Amanda Tornroos

Arrived at Australia
from Norway
on 4.06.1913
per Derwint Farwick
disembarked at Melbourne

Residence before enlistment Leongatha, Vic

Occupation Labourer, farm hand, sailor

Service
service number 6908A
enlisted 9.06.1917
POE Melbourne
unit 24th Battalion
rank Private
place Western Front, 1918
casualties WIA (gassed) 1918
final fate KIA 5.10.1918
cemetery 444 Calvaire Cemetery, Montbrehain, France

Naturalisation 1917

Materials

Digitised naturalisation (NAA)

Digitised service records (NAA)

Digitised Embarkation roll entry (AWM)

Digitised Roll of Honour circular (AWM)

Will (NAA)

Blog articles

Russian Anzacs (Russian)

Russian Anzacs (English)

Leongatha & district historical society