Karl Richard Ljung

AWM memorial panel 150

Chronicle, Adelaide, 19 May 1917, p. 39

Alias Carl; Dick Lyung

Born 1892

Place Helsingfors (Helsinki), Finland

Ethnic origin Finnish

Religion Church of England

Mother Ida Ljung

Arrived at Australia

Residence before enlistment Birkenhead, Port Adelaide, SA

Occupation Labourer

service number 1378
enlisted 8.12.1914
POE Oaklands, SA
unit 10th Battalion, 50th Battalion
rank Private
place Gallipoli, 1915; Western Front, 1916-1917
final fate KIA 2.04.1917
cemetery 1488 Noreuil Australian Cemetery, France

Naturalisation Enlisted as naturalised British subject


Digitised service records (NAA)

Digitised Embarkation roll entry (AWM)

Army pay file (NAA)

Roll of Honour (AWM)

The Last Post Ceremony commemorating the service of (1378) Private Karl Richard Ljung

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Newspaper articles

The late Private Lyung. - Chronicle, Adelaide, 19 May 1917, p. 39