Uno Videkind Sandberg

Alias Uno Widekind Sandberg
Born 5.05.1889
Place Helsingfors (Helsinki), Finland
Ethnic origin Finnish
Religion Church of England
Mother Jennie Wegelius
Family Wife Ivy Mercy Sandberg (nee White), married 1916
Arrived at Australia from Sweden
on 28.12.1912
per Favell
disembarked at Newcastle
Residence before enlistment Sydney
Occupation 1918 temporary storeman, 1923 upholsterer
Naturalisation 1918
Residence after the war Sydney
Died 30.11.1923 Grafton, NSW

Service #1

Service number 9768
Enlisted 6.08.1915
Place of enlistment Holdsworthy, NSW
Unit 1st Field Ambulance
Rank Private
Place Western Front, 1917
Final fate RTA 26.09.1917
Discharged 25.11.1917 MU


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Newspaper articles

Foreigner's death. 'A sleeping draught'. - Daily Examiner, Grafton, NSW, 1 December 1923, p. 4

A digger's funeral. - Daily Examiner, Grafton, NSW, 3 December 1923, p. 4

Returned soldier's death. 'Poisoning by phosphorus'. - Daily Examiner, Grafton, NSW, 8 December 1923, p. 6