Bernard Remez

Norden, Melbourne, 5 September 1914, p. 22.

Born 1876

Place Mogilev, Belarus

Ethnic origin Jewish

Religion Jewish


Wife Rebecca (nee Major) Remez, married 1915 in Sydney

Residence before arrival at Australia Participated in the Russo-Japanese war

Arrived at Australia
from Argentina, Buenos Aires via Port Said
on 15.01.1909
per Seydlitz
disembarked at Melbourne

Residence before enlistment Melbourne, Sydney, Cootamundra, Wagga Wagga

Occupation Optician

Service 1 (Depot)
enlisted 23.05.1916
POE Sydney
unit 1st Battalion
rank Private
discharged 30.06.1916 MU

Service 2 (Home service)
enlisted 1.07.1916
POE Cootamundra, NSW
rank Private
discharged 23.11.1916

Naturalisation 1914

Residence after the war Wagga Wagga, NSW; Renmark, SA


Digitised naturalisation (NAA)

Digitised service records (NAA)

Application to enlist in the AIF (NAA)

Blog article



Newspaper articles

Ways of opticians. - Age, Melbourne, 5 October 1912, p. 15.

B. Remez. - Norden, Melbourne, 5 September 1914, p. 22.

Recruiting meeting. - Mullumbimby Star, 16 September 1915, p. 2.

Business notifications. - Daily Advertiser, Wagga Wagga, 6 December 1916, p. 2.

Personal. - Daily Advertiser, Wagga Wagga, 2 October 1918, p. 2.

Case of assault. - Daily Advertiser, Wagga Wagga, 17 February 1920, p. 1.

Damaging show case. - Daily Advertiser, Wagga Wagga, 23 February 1920, p. 4.