Ksenofont Kozachuk

Russian spelling Ксенофонт Яковлевич Козачук, Силивон Козачук
Born 26.01.1891
Place Kosivka, Skvira, Kiev, Ukraine
Ethnic origin Ukrainian
Religion Roman Catholic
Father Jacob Kozachuk
Mother O. Kozachuk

Wife Bessie Kozachuk (née Morris), married 1921; daughter Sybil, b. 1919; son Ksenofont William, b.1923, served in RAAF in WWII; daughter Hilda May, b.1925, served in RAAF in WWII

Residence before arrival at Australia Canada 6 months, USA 6 months
Arrived at Australia from Canada
on 21.01.1914
per Marama
disembarked at Sydney
Residence before enlistment Kurri Kurri, NSW; Mount Morgan, Bundaberg, Mt Morgan, Qld
Occupation farmer, 1916 and after that - miner
Naturalisation 1925
Residence after the war Helensburgh NSW, Cobar NSW, Cairns, Collinsville since 1922, in 1926 trip to New Guinea goldfields (Salamaua Bay, Edie Creek)
Died 20.07.1987 in Bowen, Qld

Service #1 – Depot

Enlisted 1.03.1916
Place of enlistment Cairns
Rank Private
Discharged 10.04.1916 MU


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Newspaper articles

Gold seekers. - Townsville Daily Bulletin, 29 September 1926, p. 6.

The Bulletin. - Townsville Daily Bulletin, 9 June 1928, p. 4.

Collinsville notes. - Townsville Daily Bulletin, 5 February 1941, p. 6.

Supreme court. - Townsville Daily Bulletin, 8 May 1948, p. 2.