Carl Eric Gyllensten

Born 14.06.1880
Place Helsingfors (Helsinki), Finland
Ethnic origin Finnish
Religion Church of England
Arrived at Australia from London
on 01.1912
per Orvieto
disembarked at Sydney
Residence before enlistment Sydney, Port Augusta, SA, Darwin, Papua
Occupation 1914 assistant surveyor, 1917 head chainman
Naturalisation 1914
Residence after the war Berri, SA, Darwin, Port Augusta, SA
Died 5.08.1926 Adelaide

Service #1

Service number 20495
Enlisted 25.10.1917
Place of enlistment Port Augusta, SA
Unit AMC General Reinforcements
Rank Private
Place England, 1918-1919
Final fate RTA 3.09.1919
Discharged 4.11.1919


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Newspaper articles

A count's romance. - Express and Telegraph, Adelaide, 6 November 1917, p. 3.

A count's romance. - Transcontinental, Port Augusta, 9 November 1917, p. 3.

The Count C.E. Gyllensten. - Express and Telegraph, Adelaide, 15 July 1918, p. 3.

A Russian count. - Murray Pioneer and Australian River Record, Renmark, 7 October 1921, p. 11.