Samuel Gunzburg

Russian spelling Самуил Гунзбург
Born 20.11.1897
Place Minsk, Belarus (naturalisation); Moulbus, Palestine (WWI service records)
Ethnic origin Jewish
Religion Jewish
Father Jacob Gunzburg
Mother Marian

Wife Rose Ferstat, married 1931

Residence before arrival at Australia Palestine
Arrived at Australia from Palestine
on 30.11.1913
per Konigen Louise
disembarked at Fremantle, WA
Residence before enlistment Perth, Fremantle
Occupation 1923 barman, 1931 wine saloon keeper, 1942 garage proprietor
Naturalisation 1923
Residence after the war Perth, Narrogin
Died 11.10.1960 Perth

Service #1 – Depot

Service number 16903
Enlisted 30.09.1918
Place of enlistment Perth
Rank Private
Discharged 24.12.1918

Service #2 – WWII

Enlisted 21.04.1942
Place of enlistment Narrogin, WA
Unit 10th VDC
Discharged 1945


Blog article




Елена Говор, Белорусские Анзаки. - Białoruskie Zeszyty Historyczne, 2013, no. 40, c. 53-108.

Newspaper articles

Crown witness disbelieved. - West Australian, Perth, 13 January 1933, p. 3.