Vallance Johansen

Alias John Vallance Johansen

Born 1892

Place Tenala, Turku, Finland

Ethnic origin Finnish

Religion Lutheran

Mother Freefadlika (Frederika?) Johansen


Wife Dorothy Williamina Vera Johansen (nee Langley); 2 sons, 1 daughter

Arrived at Australia
from Santios
on 16.11.1911
per Nortsec
disembarked at Newcastle, NSW

Residence before enlistment Broken Hill, NSW

Occupation Seaman, labourer

Service (Depot)
service number S13141
enlisted 13.09.1917
POE Broken Hill, NSW
rank Private
discharged 22.10.1917 MU

Naturalisation 1922

Residence after the war Adelaide

Died 1929 Adelaide


Digitised naturalisation 1 2 (NAA) (John Vallance Johansen)

Digitised service records (NAA)

Family tree on

Blog article



Newspaper articles

Wanted to go to Finland but reaches police cells. Not a Bolshevik. - Barrier Miner, Broken Hill, 19 June 1919, p. 2.