Anton Anderson

Alias Anton Hovi Anderson

Born 19.12.1884

Place Lavansaari, Finland (now Island Moshchnyi, Russia)*

Ethnic origin Finnish

Religion Russian Orthodox

Father Michael Anderson


Wife Amy Lillian Aubreyetta, married 1922; daughter Joan b. 1923

Residence before arrival at Australia Seafaring

Arrived at Australia
from Finland
on 25.02.1912
per Ravenhill
disembarked at Hobart

Residence before enlistment Hobart

Occupation Seaman, stoker, fisherman

service number 74
enlisted 8.3.1916
POE Hobart
unit 40th Battalion
rank Private
place Western Front, 1916-1917
casualties WIA 1917
final fate RTA 25.8.1917
discharged 1.12.1917

Naturalisation 1924

Residence after the war Launceston, Tas.; Canberra, Greenwell Point, NSW

Died 26.07.1939, Berry, NSW


Digitised naturalisation (NAA)

Digitised service records (NAA)

Digitised Embarkation roll entry (AWM)

*/ Information from Jukka Illman

Blog article



Newspaper articles

Man killed. Car and sulky collide. - Canberra Times, 10 February 1927, p. 9.