Gustav Nyman

Alias Gus Nynon

Born 1894

Place Finland

Ethnic origin Finnish

Religion Church of England

Father Jacob Nyman

Arrived at Australia

Residence before enlistment Merredin, WA

Occupation Farm hand

service number 8064
enlisted 10.09.1917
POE Merredin, WA
unit 16th Battalion
rank Private
place Western Front, 1918
casualties WIA 1918
final fate RTA 8.01.1919
discharged 27.03.1919 MU

Naturalisation Served as Russian subject

Residence after the war Norseman, Lakewood, WA

Died 1945 Boulder, WA


Digitised service records (NAA)

Digitised Embarkation roll entry (AWM)

Court martial file (NAA)

Intelligence file (NAA)

Assistance and medical file 1 2 (NAA)

Pension file (NAA)

Blog article



Newspaper articles

A strange case. - Kalgoorlie Miner, 10 November 1942, p. 2.

Labourer run over by train. - Daily News, Perth, 2 June 1945, p. 18.