Stanislaus Urniarz


Stanislaus Urniarz
Fragment of AWM photo

Alias Stanislaw

Russian spelling

Станислав Урняж; Lithuanian spelling: Stasys Urniežius

Born 11.08.1874

Place Vilna (Vilnius), Lithuania

Ethnic origin Lithuanian / Polish

Religion 'Non sectarian'

Family

Wife Elizabeth Urniarz, by 1906 married

Arrived at Australia
from Port Arthur, China (Russian administration)
on 8.04.1904
per Ophir
disembarked at Sydney

Residence before enlistment Sydney

Occupation Tailor

Service
service number 770
enlisted 8.10.1914
POE Sydney
unit AMC, 2nd Australian General Hospital
rank Private
place Egypt, 1915-1916; Western Front, 1916-1917
final fate RTA 4.06.1919
discharged 11.08.1919

Naturalisation 1906; 1925 renounced British nationality in Lithuania

Residence after the war Returned to Lithuania in 1920

Materials

Digitised naturalisation (NAA)

Digitised service records (NAA)

Digitised Embarkation roll entry (AWM)

Group portrait of the Staff of the Operating Theatre and X-ray Department of the 2nd Australian General Hospital. E02169 (AWM)

Publications

The Baltic peoples in Australia: Lithuanians, Latvians, Estonians / B. A. Birskys, A. Putniņs and I. Salasoo, Melbourne : AE Press, 1986, p.12

Blog articles

Russian Anzacs blog (Russian)

Russian Anzacs blog (English)

Early Lithuanians in Australia