Walter Meesit

Alias Walt (nat.)

Born 28.10.1873

Place Vindava (Ventspils), Latvia

Ethnic origin Latvian

Religion Church of England and Protestant

Residence before arrival at Australia Served 1½ years in Light Horse Dragoons, Russia

Arrived at Australia
from London
on 15.12.1907
per Lochbroom
disembarked at Port Adelaide

Residence before enlistment Adelaide

Occupation Carpenter

service number 3658
enlisted 28.01.1915
POE Oaklands, SA
unit 7th Field Ambulance
rank Private
place Gallipoli, 1915
final fate RTA 13.12.1915
discharged 11.07.1916 MU

Naturalisation 1914


Digitised naturalisation (NAA)

Digitised service records (NAA)

Digitised Embarkation roll entry (AWM)

Army pay file (NAA)

Blog article



Newspaper articles

Torrens tragedy. - The Register, Adelaide, 23 March 1916, p. 4