Thomas Pesmany

Alias Samuel Pismanny, Samuel Thomas Pismany
Russian spelling Томас Самуйлович Письменный
Born 28.06.1893
Place Glukhov, Chernigov, Ukraine or Warsaw, Poland
Ethnic origin Jewish
Religion Jewish
Father Samuel Pesmany
Arrived at Australia from Manchuria
on 12.11.1911
per Kumano Maru
disembarked at Brisbane
Residence before enlistment Brisbane, Bundaberg, Sydney, Melbourne
Occupation 1914 labourer, 1915 cook, 1920 photographer
Naturalisation 1914
Residence after the war 1920 left for San Francisco, USA (as Samuel Thomas Pismany)

Service #1

Service number 12041
Enlisted 17.08.1915
Place of enlistment Warwick Farm, Sydney
Unit 9th Field Ambulance, 11th Field Ambulance
Rank Private
Place Western Front, 1916-1919
Final fate RTA 2.06.1919
Discharged 10.02.1920


Digitised naturalisation (NAA) (Samuel Pismanny)

Digitised service records (NAA) (Thomas Pesmany)

Digitised Embarkation roll entry (AWM)

Blog article



Newspaper articles

Garden fete at Kedron. - The Brisbane Courier, 2 June 1915, p. 7