Jack Chopovsky

Alias Chopousky, Jopowsky
Russian spelling Иван Ильич Чеповский
Born 26.09.1888
Place Ceaorowe (?), Russia
Ethnic origin Russian
Religion Greek Orthodox
Father Elia Chopousky
Family Wife Anastasia Ezersky (Belogorodseff)
Arrived at Australia on 05.1912
Residence before enlistment Mount Morgan, Qld
Occupation Labourer, smelter
Naturalisation Served as Russian subject
Residence after the war 1919 Ayr; was registered as alien at Townsville, applied for permit to leave Australia; 1921 Cairns

Service #1 – Depot

Service number 4619
Enlisted 17.02.1916
Place of enlistment Rockhampton
Rank Private
Discharged 21.02.1916 MU


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Newspaper articles

Central district volunteers. - The Capricornian, Rockhampton, 26 February 1916, p. 5.

Gambling den. - Cairns Post, 1 March 1921, p. 8.