Charles Gorgensen

Born 1890

Place Riga, Latvia

Ethnic origin Latvian

Religion Presbyterian

Father John Gorgensen

Residence before arrival at Australia Served 8 months in Russian Infantry

Arrived at Australia

Residence before enlistment Mount Morgan, Qld

Occupation Sailor, miner

Service (Depot)
enlisted 4.11.1915
POE Rockhampton, Qld
rank Private
discharged 14.12.1915 MU

Naturalisation Enlisted as naturalised British subject, in 1924 naturalised in the USA

Residence after the war Seafaring, New Orleans, USA


Digitised service records (NAA)

Blog article



Newspaper articles

Mount Morgan. - Morning Bulletin, Rockhampton, 29 September 1915, p. 9.

City Police Court. - The Telegraph, Brisbane, 21 December 1915, p. 2.