Harry Isaacs

Alias Isakovitch (original name)*
Russian spelling Исакович
Born 12.03.1889 (WWI); 12.03.1901 (WWII)
Place Jakobstadt (Jekabpils), Riga, Latvia  
Ethnic origin Jewish
Religion Jewish
Father Jacob Isakovich
Mother Shifra

Wife Minnie Isaacs, children: Betsy Michla (1919-1948); Hila Eva Isaacs (Friedman), b. 1923 South Africa, served at the 2nd AIF*; Victoria Eskell; Abraham

Arrived at Australia on 1912
Residence before enlistment Melbourne
Occupation 1916 hawker, 1917, 1940 hairdresser
Naturalisation 1926
Residence after the war Melbourne
Died 25.05.1977, Heidelberg, Victoria

Service #1 – Depot

Service number 71777
Enlisted 17.11.1917
Place of enlistment Richmond, Vic
Rank Private
Discharged 8.12.1917 at own request

Service #2 – WWII

Service number VX20991
Enlisted 1940
Place of enlistment Caulfield, Victoria
Rank served as batman
Place Kantara, Greece
Discharged 1945


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