Ksenofont Kozachuk

Ksenofont Kozachuk and family, 1925
Courtesy of the family of Overian Kozachuk, Ksenofont's brother (Ukraine)

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

Service (Depot)
enlisted 1.03.1916
POE Cairns
rank Private
discharged 10.04.1916 MU

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


Naturalisation (NAA)

Digitised service records (NAA)

Alien registration (NAA)

Subcollector of customs, Townsville (Digitised file) (NAA)

Blog article



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.