Michael Prap

Born 7.04.1890

Place Warsaw, Poland

Ethnic origin Polish

Religion Roman Catholic

Mother Josephine Prap

Arrived at Australia
from Washington, USA
on 13.03.1917
per Golden Shore
disembarked at Port Pirie, SA

Residence before enlistment Port Pirie, SA

Occupation Seaman

service number 3107
enlisted 21.03.1917
POE Port Pirie, SA
unit 43rd Battalion
rank Private
place Western Front, 1917-1918
casualties WIA 1918 (twice)
final fate RTA 5.01.1919
discharged 9.07.1919, MU (leg amputated)

Naturalisation applied in 1917; served as Russian subject

Residence after the war South Australia

Died 20.01.1965, Adelaide


Digitised naturalisation (NAA)

Digitised service records (NAA)

Digitised Embarkation roll entry (AWM)

Army payfile (NAA)

Blog article



Newspaper articles

Enlistments at Port Pirie. - Port Pirie Recorder and North Western Mail, 28 March 1917, p. 2.

Falling glass. - The Express and Telegraph, Adelaide, 29 March 1921, p. 1.

A smashed window. - Daily Herald, Adelaide, 30 March 1921, p. 3.