John William Berger

Alias served as John Birger
Born 25.06.1895
Place Riga, Latvia
Ethnic origin Latvian
Religion Roman Catholic
Mother Marie Birger (Berger)

Wife Beryl May Berger (nee Stokes)

Arrived at Australia from London
on 20.10.1915
per Beltana
disembarked at Melbourne (deserted)
Residence before enlistment Brisbane
Occupation Fireman
Naturalisation 1920
Residence after the war Merthyr, Brisbane; Newtown, Sydney
Died 19.10.1950, Sydney

Service #1

Service number 5791
Enlisted 17.12.1915
Place of enlistment Brisbane
Unit 25th Battalion
Rank Private
Place Western Front, 1917
Final fate RTA 26.09.1917
Discharged 3.01.1918


Digitised naturalisation (NAA) (as John William Berger)

Digitised service records (NAA) (John Birger)

Digitised Embarkation roll entry (AWM)

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