Samuel Mackomel

Alias served as Samuel Muchomel
Russian spelling Самуил Мукомель
Born 15.09.1893
Place Odessa, Ukraine
Ethnic origin Jewish
Religion Russian Orthodox
Father Esau Mackomel

Wife Celia Mackomel (nee Golding), b. Egypt, daughter Rose, b. 1920 Perth

Arrived at Australia from Russia
on 10.01.1911
per Antwerp
disembarked at Fremantle, WA
Residence before enlistment Perth
Occupation 1915 blacksmith, 1941 cafe owner
Naturalisation 1941
Residence after the war Perth
Died 20.01.1952, Perth, Karakatta Cemetery

Service #1

Service number 2052
Enlisted 1.10.1915
Place of enlistment Perth
Unit 10th Light Horse Regiment, 4th DAC
Rank Temporary Corporal, Corporal/S.S., Temporary Farrier Sergeant
Place Western Front, 1916-1919
Final fate RTA 1.06.1919
Discharged 23.08.1919


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Newspaper articles

"Cow" for a car. - The Daily News, Perth, 5 November 1930, p. 1

Bankruptcy Court. Husband employed by wife. - The West Australian, Perth, 6 November 1930, p. 7

Bankruptcy case. Accountant's books. - The West Australian, Perth, 24 December 1946, p. 14

Says receipts were false. - The Daily News, Perth, 30 April 1947, p. 7

Contempt of court. Accountant sent to goal. - The West Australian, Perth, 1 May 1947, p. 11

Prison sentence. Appeal to High Court. - The West Australian, Perth, 8 May 1947, p. 15