Edward Carlson

Edward Carlson
Queenslander Pictorial, supplement to The Queenslander, 12 May 1917, p. 25

Born 24.06.1872 (naturalisation); 1876 (WWI service records)

Place Wasa, Finland

Ethnic origin Finnish

Religion Lutheran

Father Mate Carlson

Arrived at Australia
from Sweden
on 12.1898
per Josephino
disembarked at Sydney

Residence before enlistment Friezland (Kuridala), Hughhenden, Qld

Occupation Labourer

Service (Depot)
enlisted 24.08.1916
POE Townsville, Qld
unit 47th Battalion
rank Private
discharged 25.10.1916, MU

Naturalisation 1925

Residence after the war 1925 Mackay, Qld

Died 1929, Queensland (?)


Digitised naturalisation (NAA)

Digitised service records (NAA)

Blog article



Newspaper articles

Soldier in trouble. - Telegraph, Brisbane, 19 September 1916, p. 9.