Axel Alexander Olin

Alias Alex Olin
Born 1879
Place Abo (Turku), Finland
Ethnic origin Finnish
Religion Church of England
Father Gustav Olin
Mother Anna Olin
Contacts Nephew [Usko Leonard Salonen](../Salonen), enlisted together
Residence before enlistment Lived in Dunedin, NZ; 1916 Murrumbeena, Vic.
Occupation Seaman
Naturalisation 1908 in New Zealand

Service #1

Service number 551
Enlisted 18.03.1916
Place of enlistment Murrumbeena, Vic
Unit 39th Battalion
Rank Private, Corporal, Sergeant
Place Western Front, 1916-1918
Awards MM (LG 4/02/1918)
Final fate KIA 21.02.18
Cemetery 339 Berks Cemetery Extension (Rosenberg Plateau Plots) Ploegsteert, Belgium


Naturalisation (NAA)

Digitised service records (NAA)

Digitised Embarkation roll entry (AWM)

Digitised recommendation for award 1 2 (AWM)

Digitised Roll of Honour circular (AWM)

Group portrait of the NCOs of the 39th Battalion at Neuve Eglise.E01527 (AWM)

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