William Stauwer

Alias Stauer
Russian spelling <br>**Latvian spelling** Waldemar Teodors Stauwer (information from Jeffrey Stauwer)
Born 14.07.1880
Place Riga, Latvia
Ethnic origin Latvian
Religion Church of England
Father Peter Stauwer

Wife Charlotte Jane Stauwer (née Hill), married 1920; children: Ronald George b.1924, Audrey Elsie b.1926, Sydney William b. 1929

Residence before arrival at Australia Seafaring for about 10 years
Arrived at Australia from London
on 31.12.1907
per Port Phillip
disembarked at Port Pirie, SA
Residence before enlistment Port Pirie, SA
Occupation Labourer
Naturalisation 1911
Residence after the war Port Pirie, SA
Died 26.05.1945

Service #1

Service number 2117
Enlisted 20.10.1915
Place of enlistment Adelaide
Unit 32nd Battalion, 17th Field Ambulance, 3rd Australian Field Ambulance
Rank Private
Place Western Front, 1916-1918
Casualties WIA 1916
Final fate RTA 21.03.1919
Discharged 26.06.1919


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Newspaper articles

Private Stauwer. - Port Pirie Recorder and North Western Mail, 26 August 1916, p. 1.

Presentation to returned man. - Recorder, Port Pirie, 26 August 1938, p. 4.

False statement to obtain pension. - Recorder, Port Pirie, 8 November 1939, p. 4.