Ludwig Edward Ahbol

AWM memorial panel 133

Alias William Andersen, assumed name used in 1897-1916

Born 2.03.1879

Place Grose, Goldingen (Kuldiga), Latvia

Ethnic origin Latvian

Religion Lutheran

Residence before arrival at Australia Went to sea ca 1897 as William Andersen

Arrived at Australia
from Capetown, South Africa
on 14.08.1907
per River Falock
disembarked at Newcastle, NSW

Residence before enlistment Sydney, Annandale, Newcastle, Brisbane and various ports

Occupation Seaman

service number 86
enlisted 30.10.1915, re-attested 28.01.1916 as Ahbol
POE Brisbane
unit MG/41st Battalion
rank Lance Corporal
place Western Front, 1916
final fate Died of pneumonia 11.12.1916
cemetery 285 Bailleul Communal Cemetery Extension, France

Naturalisation 1916


Digitised naturalisation (NAA) (as William Andersen)

Digitised service records (NAA)

Digitised Embarkation roll entry (AWM)

Digitised Roll of Honour circular (AWM)

Biographical file (AWM)

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