Woldemar Larin

Alias Waldemar, Walter, Waldern Larin

Russian spelling

Владимир Прокофьевич Ларин

Born 07.1880

Place Verny, Semirechenskoi, Turkestan

Ethnic origin Russian

Religion Church of England

Father Prokopy Larin

Residence before arrival at Australia Political refugee, participated in Russo-Japanese War

Arrived at Australia
from Java
on 3.01.1905
per Sultan
disembarked at Carnarvon, WA

Residence before enlistment Pilbara, Whim Creek, Nulagine, Marble Bar, Fremantle, WA

Occupation 1915 prospector & miner, 1918 chemist, 1928 ship owner, 1935 lumper, 1943 watch repairer

Service (Depot)
enlisted 13.01.1918
POE Fremantle, WA
rank Private
discharged 1918, Defective vision

Naturalisation 1922

Residence after the war Fremantle, WA

Died 17.12.1951, Fremantle, WA


Digitised naturalisation (NAA)

Application to enlist in the AIF (NAA)

Alien registration 1 2 (NAA)

Blog article



Newspaper articles

Fishing board overdue. - Daily News, Perth, 19 September 1928, p. 1.

Collided with truck. - Daily News, Perth, 21 January 1935, p. 1.

Accident victim is worse. Lumper readmitted to hospital. - Daily News, Perth, 22 January 1935, p. 6.

Russian fined £11. - Daily News, Perth, 1 March 1943, p. 4.

Minding it for a pal. - Mirror, Perth, 6 March 1943, p. 3.

Liquor overcharge. - Daily News, Perth, 19 September 1945, p. 3.

Occupier of house gaoled. - Daily News, Perth, 21 May 1948, p. 5.