Lionel Rappeport

Born 24.08.1885

Place Nikopol, Ukraine

Ethnic origin Jewish

Religion Jewish

Father Lazarus Rappeport

Mother Gally Breckler


Wife Minnie (Miriam) Rappeport; children Sydney (1911-1935), Rachel b. 1913, Gilbert, b. 1921, and Phillip (b. 1924-)


Brother Samuel Rappeport

Arrived at Australia
from Russia
on 10.01.1902
per Oruba
disembarked at Fremantle, WA

Residence before enlistment Fremantle, WA

Occupation Tailor for 3 years in Russia; 1905 boot salesman; 1916 keeper of wine and soft drink saloon, 1917 fruitier

Service (Depot)
enlisted 3.09.1917
POE Perth
discharged Ca 4.01.1918 MU

Naturalisation 1905

Residence after the war Fremantle, Melbourne, Peth

Died 1960, Perth


Digitised naturalisation (NAA) (Rapeport)

Application to enlist in the AIF (NAA)

Digitised naturalisation certificate (NAA)

Family Tree on

Blog article



Newspaper articles

Bankruptcy court. A fruiterer's failure. - West Australian, Perth, 4 October 1917, p. 5.