Gustave Alexander August Plisch

Alias Gustave Ogust Alexander
Born 2.08.1891
Place Olkusz, Krakow, Poland
Ethnic origin German
Religion Church of England
Father Bruner Hemmpell (Bruno Alexander), Russian subject
Mother Bertha Plisch (Berta Keller), Austrian (Silesian) subject

Wife Maud Adeline Plisch (nee Watts), married 1913, sons Cyril Franz (1914-1943), John Alexander b. 1916

Arrived at Australia from Russia via Genoa
on 6.06.1906
per Oldenburg
disembarked at Melbourne
Residence before enlistment Melbourne, Adelaide
Occupation Baker, pastry cook
Naturalisation 1921
Residence after the war Murray Bridge, SA, Brisbane
Died 8.11.1949, Beenleigh, Queensland

Service #1 – Home service

Enlisted 5.10.1916
Place of enlistment Mitcham, Adelaide
Discharged 30.04.1917


Blog article



Newspaper articles

A Baker sued. - Evening Journal, Adelaide, 27 May 1912, p. 1.

"You cannot touch me for that". - Daily Standard, Brisbane, 26 January 1933, p. 2.