Albert Krantz

Russian spelling

/Jewish name Abram Krantz

Born 20.10.1892

Place Novopavlovka, Ekaterinoslav, Ukraine

Ethnic origin Jewish

Religion Jewish

Father Solomon-Izrail Krantz

Mother Sarah-Rivka Meiman


Wife Emily Eliza Adams (Bridge), (1887-1925), married 1922, children Hazel Rose, b. 1923 and Maxwell Albert, b. 1925; wife Bertha Thelma Krantz (nee Kristal)


Brother Samuel Harold Krantz

Arrived at Australia
from Russia with Samuel Harold Krantz
on 1.02.1905
per Bremen
disembarked at Adelaide

Residence before enlistment Broken Hill, Sydney

Occupation 1915 carpenter, 1934 electroplater

service number 935
enlisted 3.02.1915
POE Liverpool, NSW
unit 17th Battalion
rank Private
place Gallipoli, 1915; Western Front, 1916-1918
casualties WIA 1918
final fate RTA 23.07.1918
discharged 5.04.1920

Naturalisation 1934

Residence after the war 1930 Sydney, 1934, Narrabeen, NSW; 1967 Kogarah, NSW

Died 20.09.1980 Kogarah, NSW


Digitised naturalisation (NAA)

Digitised service records (NAA)

Digitised Embarkation roll entry (AWM)

Digitised application for compensation (NAA)

Family tree on

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Newspaper articles

Welcome Home. - Barrier Miner, Broken Hill, 31 July 1919, p. 1.