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
Naturalisation Served as Russian subject
Residence after the war Adelaide
Died early 1920s, South Australia

Service #1

Service number 405
Enlisted 14.09.1915
Place of enlistment 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


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