Ivan Miconi

Alias John Thomas Mikoni (consul's information)

Russian spelling

Иван (Ян) Микони

Born 1870

Place Riga, Latvia

Ethnic origin Italian* / Russian

Religion Roman Catholic

Father Stanislav Fomich Mikoni/*


Wife Ethel Emilia Herberta Isabella Mikoni (nee Bean), married 1904, children: Doris Emilda b. 1902; Waldmar Charles, b. 1900; William Henry, b. 1905; Lysle Herbert; Eva Olga Hazel; Reginald Vincent; Ethel Emily Kate

Residence before arrival at Australia Served in the Russian Volunteer Fleet

Arrived at Australia
on 1898
per George Fleming
disembarked at Adelaide (deserted)

Residence before enlistment Adelaide, Perth, Richmond, Victoria

Occupation Farmer

Service 1
service number 405
enlisted 14.09.1915
POE Melbourne
unit 1st Remount Unit
rank Trooper
place Egypt, 1916
final fate RTA 11.04.1916
discharged 20.06.1916 MU

Service 2 (Home service)
enlisted 21.08.1916

Naturalisation Served as Russian subject

Residence after the war Adelaide

Died early 1920s, South Australia


Digitised service records (NAA)

Applications to enlist (NAA)

Digitised Embarkation roll entry (AWM)

Army payfile (NAA)

Family tree on Ancestry.com

/* Information from relative Andrei Mikoni

Blog article



Newspaper articles

Police court. - Daily Herald, Adelaide, 6 January 1917, p. 10

Russian Citizens' Association. - Daily Herald, Adelaide, 19 February 1918, p. 2