Salomon Hamalainen

Salomon Hamalainen
A1, 1920/1489 (NAA)

Alias Salmon, Solomon

Born 24.03.1875

Place Vyborg, Finland (now Russia)

Ethnic origin Finnish

Religion Roman Catholic

Arrived at Australia
from Peru
on 26.12.1911
per Oparo
disembarked at Newcastle, NSW

Residence before enlistment Port Pirie, Broken Hill, Brisbane, Rockhampton, Mount Morgan, Qld

Occupation 1912 sailor, 1916 labourer

Service (Depot)
service number 7485
enlisted 20.10.1916
POE Cloncurry, Qld
unit 9th Battalion
rank Private
discharged 29.06.1917 MU

Naturalisation 1921

Residence after the war 1918 Mackay, 1925 Sarina, 1926 Nipin via Baralaba; 1928 Dulbolla, 1928 Rockhampton, 1937 Maryborough, 1943 Town Beach, Mackay

Died 24.09.1948, Mackay, Qld


Digitised naturalisation (NAA)

Digitised service records (NAA)

Application to enlist in the AIF (NAA)

Alien registration 1 2 (NAA)

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Newspaper articles

Police court. - Barrier Miner, Broken Hill, 8 May 1912, p. 1.

Circuit court. - Daily Mercury, Mackay, 19 March 1918, p. 2.

Pensioner drowned at Mackay. - Cairns Post, 25 September 1948, p. 5.