Charles Martin Pulpe
Alias Charles Renhold (Reynold) Martin Pulpe; Karlis Pulpe
Place Riga, Latvia
Ethnic origin Latvian
Religion Church of England
Mother Elizabeth Pulpe
Arrived at Australia
disembarked at Pt Victoria
Residence before enlistment Murray Bridge, SA, Adelaide, Broken Hill, NSW, Port Pirie, SA, Sydney
Occupation 1911 fisherman, 1916 miner; 1919 labourer
service number N3397 (attestation); 55299 (at court martial)
unit 1st Pioneer Battalion
final fate Deserted 9.11.1916, apprehended 20.02.1918 and court martialled
discharged 13.07.1918 services no longer required
Residence after the war 1919 Maitland, Kurri Kurri, Cessnock, Wollombi, St Albans, Windsor, 1924 Broken Hill, 1931 Kalgoorlie, 1934 Edge Hill, Cairns, 1937 Cluden, Qld, 1939, 1943 Bundaberg, 1949 Tarragindi, Qld, 1958 Woodridge, Qld
Died 02.1968, Brisbane, Qld
Court martial file (NAA)
Fire near grassland. Russian fine £ 2. - Maitland Daily Mercury, 3 January 1919, p. 6.
Russian at Maitland. - Newcastle Sun, 20 January 1919, p. 4.
Mine workers injured. - Barrier Miner, Broken Hill, 28 January 1926, p. 4.
Charles Pulpe. Head on collision (To the editor). - Townsville Daily Bulletin, 9 January 1934, p. 3.
Charles Pulpe. To the editor. The way out. - Daily Mercury, Mackay, 16 August 1934, p. 4.