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


Wife Anastasia Ezersky (Belogorodseff)

Arrived at Australia
on 05.1912

Residence before enlistment Mount Morgan, Qld

Occupation Labourer, smelter

Service (Depot)
service number 4619
enlisted 17.02.1916
POE Rockhampton
rank Private
discharged 21.02.1916 MU

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


Digitised service records 1 2(NAA) (Chopousky, Chopovsky)

Digitised alien registration (NAA) (Jopovsky)

N A Belogorodtseff, Peter Ezersky, F Pogoresky, Chopovsky (digitised file) (NAA)

Blog article



Newspaper articles

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

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