Tobias Oscar Richard Wirta


AWM memorial panel 147

Born 1893

Place Abo (Turku), Finland

Ethnic origin Finnish

Religion Church of England

Father Richard Wirta (Wirtanen)

Mother Muia Wirtanen

Arrived at Australia

Residence before enlistment Kalgoorlie, WA

Occupation Labourer

Service
service number 2947
enlisted 20.07.1915
POE Kalgoorlie, WA
unit 16th Battalion, 48th Battalion
rank Private
place Western Front, 1916
final fate KIA 6.09.1916
cemetery 1890 Serre Road Cemetery No 2, France

Naturalisation Served as Russian subject

Materials

Digitised service records (NAA)

Digitised Embarkation roll entry (AWM) (Wirts)

Roll of Honour (AWM)

Blog article

Russian

English