Gunnar Karllstrom

AWM memorial panel 131

Gunnar Karllstrom
AWM H06586

Alias Karlstrom Gunnor (nat.)

Born 13.08.1890

Place Helsingfors (Helsinki), Finland

Ethnic origin Finnish

Religion Church of England

Mother Henrica Karlstrom


Wife Margaret Karlstrom (nee Hanratty), son Gunnar Roy Patrick Karlstrom

Arrived at Australia
from Sweden
on 1.12.1910
per Glenlog
disembarked at Melbourne

Residence before enlistment Korumburra, Melbourne, Freestone Creek, Ballarat, Vic.

Occupation Labourer

service number 923
enlisted 7.02.1916
POE Melbourne
unit 39th Battalion
rank Private
place Western Front, 1916-1917
casualties WIA 1917
final fate DOW 11.01.1917
cemetery 297 Trois-Arbres Cemetery Steenwerck, France

Naturalisation 1914


Digitised naturalisation (NAA) (Karlstrom)

Digitised service records (NAA) (Karllstrom)

Digitised Embarkation roll entry (AWM)

Roll of Honour (AWM) (Karllstrom)

Portrait of 923 Private G. KARLLSTROM, 39th Battalion, died of wounds H06586 (AWM)

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Newspaper articles

Private G. Karlstrom. - The Ballarat Courier, 23 January 1917, p. 4.

The flags on the City and Town Halls.... - The Ballarat Courier, 29 January 1917, p. 2.