Emil Ferdinand Sandell

Emil Ferdinand Sandell
(Victoria Police Gazette, 1924)

Born 1884

Place Finland

Ethnic origin Finnish

Religion Lutheran

Arrived at Australia

Residence before enlistment Leongatha, Vic.

Occupation Farm labourer

service number 2764
enlisted 9.02.1916
POE Leongatha, Vic.
unit 29th Battalion, 1st Pioneer Battalion
rank Private
place Western Front, 1916
casualties WIA 1916
final fate RTA 10.01.1918
discharged 23.04.1918 MU

Naturalisation Served as Russian subject

Residence after the war Melbourne

Died 1931 West Melbourne


Digitised service records (NAA)

Digitised Embarkation roll entry (AWM)

Blog article



Newspaper articles

Curious theft alleged. - The Age, Melbourne, 12 April 1930, p. 26.

Stealing a pig. - The Age, Melbourne, 3 May 1930, p. 17.