Axel Valentine Josephson

Born 29.02.1884

Place Abo (Turku), Finland

Ethnic origin Finnish

Religion Lutheran

Father Otto Josephson


Wife Elizabeth Anne Josephson, 7 children

Arrived at Australia
from England
on 20.11.1910
per Armadale
disembarked at Fremantle, WA

Residence before enlistment Adelaide, Victor Harbour, SA

Occupation 1915 sailor, 1942 carpenter

service number 2282
enlisted 22.07.1915
POE Keswick, SA
unit 27th Battalion
rank Private
place Western Front, 1916-1917
casualties WIA 1917
final fate RTA 20.12.1917
discharged 28.02.1918

Naturalisation 1942

Residence after the war Victor Harbour, SA, 1942 Adelaide

Died 28.05.1954


Naturalisation (NAA)

Digitised service records (NAA)

Digitised Embarkation roll entry (AWM)

Blog article



Newspaper articles

Adelaide divorce court. - Western Argus, Kalgoorlie, 8 July 1919, p. 28

Stove stolen. Man with seven children fined. - News, Adelaide, 17 October 1930, p. 3