Leo Oberman

Leo Oberman, 1960
(Courtesy of David Dixon)

Alias served as Leo Abramam

Born 17.03.1895

Place Goldingen (Kuldiga) Latvia

Ethnic origin Jewish

Religion Jewish

Father Phillip Oberman

Mother Rachel Greenblatt*

Arrived at Australia
from Goldigen, Russia
on 13.12.1913
per Konigen Louise
disembarked at Fremantle, WA

Residence before enlistment Perth

Occupation 1916 salesman, 1926 manufacturer of robes

service number 5646
enlisted 28.01.1916
POE Melbourne
unit 5th Battalion
rank Private
place Western Front, 1916-1917
casualties WIA 20.08.1916
final fate RTA 22.07.1917
discharged 4.10.1917

Naturalisation 1926

Residence after the war Adelaide, Melbourne

Died 5.01.1969, South Australia


Naturalisation (NAA) (Oberman Leo)

Digitised service records (NAA) (Abramam)

Digitised Embarkation roll entry (AWM) (Abraman)

Assistance and medical file (NAA)

Application for admission of relatives 1 2 (NAA)

*/ Family tree on Ancestry.com

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Newspaper articles

In approval. - The Age, Melbourne, 21 August 1947, p. 2.