Carl Kills

Alias Killes
Born 29.07.1886
Place Voskovtsy, Volyn, Ukraine
Ethnic origin Ukrainian
Religion Russian Orthodox
Father Sergy Kills
Mother Katherine Provozek

Wife Mary Louisa Amy nee Todd, daughter Arie Amy b.1927, son Carl (ca 1928-1954)

Arrived at Australia from South Africa
on 1910
disembarked at Port Adelaide
Residence before enlistment Adelaide, Port Pirie, Melbourne
Occupation 1915 blacksmith; labourer; 1927 carrier, 1931 dealer
Naturalisation 1927
Residence after the war Melbourne
Died 1969 Melbourne

Service #1 – Depot

Service number 1092
Enlisted 1.07.1915
Place of enlistment Melbourne
Rank Private
Discharged 28.10.1915 unlikely to become an efficient soldier


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Newspaper articles

Posing as returned soldier. Charges against a Russian. - Ballarat Star, 17 June 1920, p. 3.

Short weight firewood. - Prahran Telegraph, 1 October 1926, p. 1.