Fritz Schilling

Born 1877

Place Vindava (Ventspils), Latvia

Ethnic origin German / Latvian?

Religion Russian Orthodox

Arrived at Australia

Residence before enlistment Wellington Bush, Holyoake, WA

Occupation Faller, timber worker

service number 2794
enlisted 11.08.1915
POE Perth
unit 28th Battalion, 51st Battalion
rank Private
place Western Front, 1916
casualties WIA 1916
final fate RTA 13.02.1917
discharged 17.08.1917 MU

Naturalisation Served as naturalised British subject, was naturalised before 1910, naturalisation file was not found

Residence after the war Holyoake, Forrest, WA

Died 10.06.1939 Perth


Digitised service records (NAA)

Digitised Embarkation roll entry (AWM)

Blog article



Newspaper articles

Assault and robbery. - The West Australian, 8 August 1922, p. 8

Criminal court. - The West Australian, 15 November 1922, p. 11

Man with broken legs dies. - The Daily News, Perth, 9 June 1939, p. 1