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
Naturalisation 1924
Residence after the war Launceston, Tas.; Canberra, Greenwell Point, NSW
Died 26.07.1939, Berry, NSW

Service #1

Service number 74
Enlisted 8.3.1916
Place of enlistment Hobart
Unit 40th Battalion
Rank Private
Place Western Front, 1916-1917
Casualties WIA 1917
Final fate RTA 25.8.1917
Discharged 1.12.1917


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.